My Account Services offline from 5pm, Thursday 29 February 2024

Some My Account services will be unavailable until 5 March, while we calculate the annual Council Tax bills and Housing Benefit awards for 2024/25. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Further information

Oldham Carers' Services offer a range of free services for unpaid carers across Oldham.

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

Oldham Carers' Services can assist you with information and advice about:

  • Health issues
  • Entitlement to benefits
  • Mobility issues
  • Equipment and assistive technologies
  • Carers rights
  • Carers employment issues
  • 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)
  • Activities / Talks / Training 
  • Access to Carers Support Groups and Networks

Request support for yourself as a carer