A guide to the Care Act 2014 and other laws
How to get the right support from your local authority: for family carers of adults with learning disabilities and/or autism.
Holiday Information Guide
Our Holiday Information Guide is packed with information to help people with learning disabilities and those closest to them choose an accessible, disability-friendly holiday.
Personal Independence Payment tips
Our ‘PIP tips’ are intended to make the process of completing the Personal Independence Payment application form as straightforward as possible.
What happens when I’m no longer around?
A planning guide for families who have a relative with a learning disability, autism, or both.
Care Act messages for family carers
Five key messages about the Care Act for family carers, designed to help you get the right support.
When things go wrong
Guidance on action that can be taken when a person with a learning disability or their family carer has a complaint or grievance, or when things go wrong.
Using the Mental Capacity Act
Understand how the Mental Capacity Act 2005 affects people with learning disabilities, their families, and friends.
The Family Carer Support Service has collated a selection of resources that will support you and your relative to stay well and receive good healthcare.