If you are the parent carer for a disabled child or you provide unpaid care and support to a Reading adult (18 years+), you may be eligible for Carer's Support from Reading Borough Council's Social Care Services or Brighter Futures for Children.
How to get an Assessment - Contact TUvida Carer's Hub - if you are the parent carer of a disabled child (Under the age of 18 years) or an adult carer of another adult. Contact them on 0118 324 7333 or firstname.lastname@example.org. (this service is available to all carers, both for children and adults)
Please call 0118 937 3641 if you have any queries about a disabled child and to speak to the Children's Single Point of Access
If the person you care for lives outside the Borough of Reading you must ask their local Social Services department for a Carer’s Assessment.
Support for Young Carers
Brighter Futures for Children (BFfC) also supports children under 18 years who have extra responsibilities at home because of a disabled sibling or parent with support needs.
See link: Support for Young Carers for details