Coronavirus: How to get Help

Sign up here for coronavirus support as an extremely vulnerable person from the UK Government.

The Brain Charity can also help anyone with a neurological condition, their family and carers with shopping, collecting prescriptions, etc.

If you need help, please get in touch: Email The Brain Charity or call us free on 0800 008 6417 (Monday-Friday: 9am-4.30pm)

Guidebook for Young Carers (Children who provide care)If you are under 18 and you care for someone then you are a young carer. If you're over 16 you may be entitled to Carer's Allowance. Carers have rights too, including young carers.

June 8th: Channel 4 News is doing a survey on the experiences of Young Carers during lockdown.



Here are some links about the rights of young carers and the support that is available.


Our library includes information for children and young people, including the Guidebook for Young Carers (Children who provide care).

Help for carers