We’re an award-winning, not-for-profit, Community Interest Company and have been empowering unpaid Carers to live fulfilling lives since 2014. We’re on a mission to create Carer Friendly Communities nationally, places that understand, value and support unpaid Carers, so Carers can thrive in all areas of life and work. We deliver innovative, solutions-focussed, place-based supported digitally and in person, to create Carer Friendly Communities across the country. We are also commissioned to deliver Birmingham Carers Hub, Walsall Carers Hub and Dorset Carers ID Card.
The Things We Do
We create Carer Friendly Communities, places that open their eyes and hearts to unpaid Carers.
Unpaid Carers are our family, friends, neighbours and colleagues who support someone who could not manage without them. Communities come to life when every interaction in a Carer’s day is with a person, service or business that understands and values the caring role.
Find out about our Carer Friendly services below:
Get Support in your Caring Role
Become a Carer Friendly Organisation
Become a Carer Friendly Workplace
Making an Impact
As a not-for-profit Community Interest Company we put people before profits – we reinvest 100% of any surplus into our social purpose to create Carer Friendly Communities -and we’re dedicated to making a measurable difference to the lives of the Carers we support.
42700supported since 2015
87out of every 100 Carers felt more positive about their caring role
4811Carer Friendly Cards issued
202organisations working to create Carer Friendly Communities
28non-profit partners supported to deliver Carer services
11.56is saved, for every £1 invested in us
Latest News & Events
Recap of Carers Rights Day Event 2023
This year’s Carers Right’s Day was a big success. We had events for Carers in Walsall, in Dorset and in Birmingham….Read More
Celebrating Success: Forward Carers Wins ABCC Tech and Digital Award
We’re excited to announce that Forward Carers, in partnership with Bridgit Care, has been awarded the Asian Business Chamber of Commerce…Read More
Carers Rights Day – a Carer’s Point of View
Kam Bola is a Carer for her son. Kam also juggles work as a yoga teacher at Barefoot Birmingham. Working provides…Read More