Resources for Carers

Legal help for Carers

There are many legal situations that can arise as a result of caring, such as Wills, Powers of Attorney, Trust Funds or paying for care.

Southwark Carers work with The Legal Practice to provide monthly free Advice Clinics for carers. If you have a question or would like a free consultation with a qualified specialist, please ring Southwark Carers on 020 7708 4497 and we will allocate you with the next available appointment.

Other resources

The Office of the Public Guardian has further information about Lasting Power of Attorney and the Court of Protection.
Visit www.publicguardian.gov.uk or call 0300 456 0300 to find out more.

To find a solicitor or seek further guidance regarding legal matters, visit www.lawsociety.org.uk or call 020 7320 5650.

The Citizen’s Advice Bureau can offer guidance on making a will or on Lasting Power of Attorney documents. Visit www.adviceguide.org.uk to find out more

Find us

Southwark Carers
3rd Floor, Walworth Methodist Church,
54 Camberwell Road, London, SE5 0EN
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Contact us

020 7708 4497

Find us

Nearest tube – Elephant & Castle underground station (Northern and Bakerloo lines).

Nearest Railway Station – Elephant & Castle

Buses from Elephant and Castle – ask bus driver for Burgess Park. Bus numbers: 12, 171, 148, 176, 68, 484, 42, 40, 45