Many carers like to manage alone without outside help, but worry about what to do if certain situations arise.

It helps if you have had a chance to prepare so that you know what to do if ever faced with an emergency, either during the day, or at night, or weekends.

There are various precautions you can take and information available that can help you plan for an emergency. Please see below links to information and other areas of the County Council Website that can help you plan for an emergency.

The Carers and the Emergency Guide helps you create a contingency plan in case of an emergency.

A Carers Guide to Planning for Emergencies

For more general safety advice visit the following pages:

In terms of someone to listen confidentially to anxieties and stresses, the Welsh Assembly Government commissioned the free phone 24 hour telephone line some years ago. C.A.L.L.