Foothold, The Institution of Engineering and Technology Benevolent Fund offers specific support to carers including a newsletter, wellbeing support, practical support, advice and information.


If you or the person you’re caring for has worked in the engineering industry and you have less than £50,000 in savings, speak to Foothold about any practical help or wellbeing support that could help make your life easier. If you or your partner has ever been an IET member, you also get access to their legal helpline.

Phone: 020 7344 5498

Mobile: 07923 257 087

Email: [email protected]