Ceredigion Association of Voluntary Organisations


A Carer is someone who looks after a friend or family member who cannot manage on their own because they have an illness, poor health, disability, mental health issue or an addiction

Do you look after someone?
 Would you like to improve your health and wellbeing?
 The Carers Fund could pay up to £200 to an individual Carer and up to £500 for a Carers group.
 The fund is open to Carers of all ages.
 You do not have to be claiming Carers Allowance.


Who can apply?
 You look after a family member or friend who can not manage without your help
 The person you care for lives in Ceredigion
 The Carers group is based in Ceredigion

What could you use the money for?
 You can apply for something eligible that will improve your health and wellbeing, such as a holiday, social event, items for a hobby or exercise classes.
 You can apply for something eligible that will benefit a group of Carers together.
 You can also use the money to pay towards something that costs more than £200.
Only a small pot of money is available and not all applications will be successful

To find out how to apply or to ask for more information contact:
Ceredigion Carers Unit
Phone: 01970 633564