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Mental Health Carers Support

Address details
Organisation Chinese Community Centre - Birmingham
Address Q-Lorc Resource Centre 99 Bradford Street Digbeth
B12 0NS
Birmingham
Contact details
Email mingchichan@chinesebirmingham.org.uk
Phone 0121 685 8510
Website http://www.chinesebirmingham.org.uk
Accessibility details For further information, please contact our Health dDevelopment Officer - Mr Ben Chan either by telephone: 0121 6858510 or e-mail: mingchichan@chinesebirmingham.org.uk

Overall Aim of project:
To provide a learning and social platform for carers who care for someone with mental health issue.

Caring for someone with mental illness often can be extremely emotionally, mentally stressful, and can have a big impact on the carer's own wellbeing. We support carers who are caring for someone with a mental health condition.
Activities

Confidential one to one support (Advocacy & Emotion)
Referral(s)
Outreach support (hospital, treatment centre etc.)
Workshops (information, self-management skill, wellbeing activities etc.)
Home visit(s)
Peers support group

Mental Health Carers Support service is free for carers who care for someone with mental health issue, and live in the Birmingham area.
Outcome/s

As a result of taking part in the activities, participants:

Can build resilience and confidence to deal with difficult situation and problem solving
Improve working relationship with medical professional
Understand the condition and treatment
Improve the relationship among family members
Establish and improve social life

Service details
Categories Carers support
Gender both
Quality standards

Last updated: Nov 26, 2018 11:02

Services focused on particular beneficiaries do not imply that they are offered exclusively to these persons only.