We offer free services for adults providing unpaid care to someone with ill health or disability

Carer's Assessments

Carer's assessments evaluate your need for support and services and eligibility for a personal wellbeing payment


Author: Pip Armitage

Carer's Cards

Save you money out and about and recognise your caring role



Is our service for you?

Our service is for adults who provide unpaid care and support to a family member or friend who has a disability, illness, mental health condition, or who needs extra help as they grow older. It isn’t someone who volunteers or is employed to provide support.



Linda's Story

Linda cares for her Mother with demetia.


Author: Emma Sautereau

Theo's Story

Theo, 22, cares for his disabled Mother whilst studying.


Author: Emma Sautereau

Dementia Care Afternoon Tea

Dementia Workshop in partnership with Admiral Nurses & Dementia Navigators | Thursday 9th June




Author: Emma Sautereau

Location: Neptune Court, Gemini Close,Lordshill, Southampton


  • Temporary Suspension of Visiting at University Hospital Southampton

    Information for Carers Read more

  • Access Inquiry

    Spectrum invite you to ensure that disabled people in Southampton have their views represented to the Southampton City Council Scrutiny Panel Access Inquiry Oct 2021 to Apr 2022 Read more

  • C&YP Survey

    Young people in your family? Southampton City Council invite them to complete a survey on the content of the Children and Young People's Strategy Read more

  • State of Caring 2021 Report

    Carers UK's State of Caring Survey is the UK’s most comprehensive research into the lives and experience of carers. Read more

  • Lung Health Checks

    For people between the ages of 55 and 74 who are current or former smokers and who live in a Southampton postcode area. Read more

  • Government update on shielding from COVID-19

    Shielding programme ends for most vulnerable Read more

  • SSAG Food Club

    This is a great way to save money on a weekly shop. Pay a weekly fee of £3.50 for 10 items or £5 for 15 items. In SO14 and SO16 Read more

  • Handy guides from Mobilise

    These harness the wisdom and expertise of unpaid carers, for example on hospital discharge, managing anxiety and unwanted feelings Read more

  • Summer Newsletter 2021

    Information and updates about local services and events Read more


  • Diabetes Awareness Morning with Special Guest

    Join us as we welcome University Hospital Southampton's Diabetes Consultant, Dr Maynak Patel. Read more

  • Carers Week: Celebration Lunch

    Join us to celebrate YOU! In partnership with Southampton City Council. Read more

  • Occupational Therapy Workshop

    Join us for this useful and practical workshop on Tuesday 7th June Read more

  • Carers Lunch | Debt Management Workshop with Christians Against Poverty

    Join us for a Carers Lunch on Wednesday 8th June. Read more

  • Dementia Care Afternoon Tea

    Dementia Workshop in partnership with Admiral Nurses & Dementia Navigators | Thursday 9th June Read more