A factsheet for parents
This factsheet provides an overview of carers’ assessments for parents and carers of disabled children living in England. The law in this area is complicated and this short guide gives you an idea of your rights. If you would like more detailed information, please see our Social Care in England: A Guide for Parents.
- Am I a carer?
- What is a carer’s assessment?
- Can I have a carer’s assessment?
- How do I ask for a carer’s assessment?
- Will I be charged for any services I receive?
We would like to thank the National Lottery Community Fund for providing us with funding to update this guide.