Coronavirus: Local restrictions

Coronavirus rates in Oldham remain high. Additional restrictions are now in force. Do not socialise with anyone who does not live in your house, avoid using public transport, wear a face covering.

Coronavirus: Information and advice

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

  • Health issues
  • Entitlements
  • Mobility
  • Equipment
  • Volunteering opportunities
  • 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 

Consultation on Carer's rights at work

The Government is undertaking a Consultation on Carer's Leave and workplace rights.

To find out more and to respond to the consultation use the link below . Please note the deadline for responses is 3 August 2020.

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