However much you care about the friend or family member you look after, you will also need to make sure you get support so that you can look after them in the way you want to.
If the person you are looking after needs a significant amount of support, it is likely that you will need some additional help looking after them. Various types of help are available. Find out more how to get information and advice about care and support that might be suitable for the person you are looking after. This will help take the pressure off you.
Contact our partner Bath and North East Somerset Carers' Centre on 0800 0388885 for help and advice about how to make caring easier for you.
On this page you will find some information about the kind of support available to you as a carer.
Wellbeing Options supports people in Bath and North East Somerset to live full and independent lives. Here you will find information about local care providers, services and activities, along with links to other useful websites and resources