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How can my carers support me to move around the home

Is a family member or friend assisting you to get in/out of bed or holding your hand to help you stand up from your chair?

It is important that your carer looks after themselves and their wellbeing to be able to care for you. It is important they know how to safely move you, to prevent injury to you both.

Equipment can you to be more independent and make life easier for the person looking after you. To find out more, Carers UK have created a list of equipment to support you in your caring role:

Carers UK have created a list of equipment to help with caring.