Some services on the Oldham Council website may be unavailable on Wednesday 24 January between 9am and 1pm while maintenance work is carried out. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Oldham Carer’s Services offer a range of free services for unpaid carers across Oldham.

If you care for a partner, family member or friend who could not manage without your help, then you are a carer.

Oldham Carer’s Services can assist you with information about:

  • Health issues
  • Entitlements
  • Mobility
  • Equipment
  • Volunteering opportunities
  • Carers Personal Budgets
  • Carers rights
  • Carers employment issues
  • Advocacy Oldham Carer’s Services also offer the following services to carers:
  • One-to-One Practical and Emotional Support
  • Carers Assessments
  • Carers Personal Budgets (subject to eligibility)
  • Signposting / Referrals to Social Services and Other Providers
  • Oldham Carers Emergency Support Scheme (OCESS)
  • Information, Advice and Guidance
  • Weekly Drop-in Sessions
  • Activities / Talks / Training 
  • Reiki, Massages, Facials


Phone lines are open Monday to Friday, 8.40am - 5.00pm:

  • Tel: 0161 770 7777 - option 2