The City and Hackney Carers Centre support anyone living in Hackney who is an unpaid carer, and carers for a friend or family member, due to illness, disability, a mental health problem or an addiction.

Services offered: Advice Information, Advocacy and Support to unpaid carers including Counselling, life coaching, Befriending, Carers Needs Assessment, Listening Ear/Counselling, Groups and a Quarterly Newsletter.

"There are many things to be said about the partnership. All of them excellent. Carers Centre has been a member of this Partnership Network for over 10 years and I can clarify that the performance of the Network team is outstanding.

They go the extra mile to ensure transparency, fairness, and professionalism and are always looking for new ways of developing better service for their network partners. The new database system is excellent. The staff are always helpful with great support and any queries are answered promptly and efficiently."

City and Hackney Carers Centre is part of the Hackney Information Advice Consortium offering social welfare advice to carers based at following two GP surgery:

Heron Practice – Tuesdays 10am - 1pm

Queensbridge Practice – Fridays 2pm - 5pm

To book an appointment call Carers Centre directly on: 0208 533 0951

Phone line is open 9:30am - 4:30pm, Monday to Friday

Main building including reception:

Prideaux House, 10 Church Crescent, E9 7DL

2nd office:

c/o Social Action for Health, 1c Mentmore Terrace, E8 3DQ

Phone: 020 8533 0951

Lines open 9:30am - 4:30pm Mon-Fri

 email: [email protected]

Key Contacts:

Carers Coordination Service – Admin Team

Tahmina Khanam – Carers Services Manager

Joanna Brunt – Chief Operations Manager