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Carers In Hertfordshire
Carers In Hertfordshire
Make Carers Count

Make Carers Count

Why we need your help

We need your help to support unpaid carers during this lonely and scary time. 

Our unpaid carers look after a friend or family member who cannot cope without their support. This includes those who are elderly or have a physical or mental illness. 

With the Government’s recommendations for social distancing for people over 70 and/or those with underlying conditions, Carers in Hertfordshire’s services have never been more in demand.

Our services support over 109,000 unpaid carers living in Hertfordshire, to maintain a healthy wellbeing and positive mental health so they can still provide crucial support to the person they are caring for. 

They are a vulnerable group so naturally we are extremely concerned about their wellbeing during this time. More importantly, many are not just at risk to their own mental health but also the COVID-19 virus.

We are committed to ensuring our information, advice and support services can continue to safely help our carers especially those most at risk through this difficult time, but we urgently need your support.

Every pound you donate makes carers count.

  • £10 could pay to answer two calls to our Carer Support Advisors from vulnerable carers needing practical and emotional support to cope during this crisis.
  • £20 could pay for vital “keep in touch” calls to cares who have no one to turn to.
  • £50 could pay for online group activities to support mental health and wellbeing for a community of carers.

Thank you for your donation - you are making carers count!


raised towards 3,000.00 target


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Aug 06, 2020

Platinum Point Quizzers

19 weeks and counting.... staplers, castles, Zoom rage, breakout, 80s, you're frozen, slurring, Greig

(plus 25.00 giftaid)

Jul 07, 2020


Jun 12, 2020

Frances Sly

As a former carer I know how stressful it can be and now carers are even more isolated than ever. Well done and keep up the good work!

(plus 12.50 giftaid)

Jun 11, 2020

Anna Baker

(plus 12.50 giftaid)

Jun 11, 2020


(plus 5.00 giftaid)

Jun 05, 2020


Good luck for the noble cause

(plus 25.00 giftaid)

Jun 04, 2020

Kate Adam

This is donated with thanks to the brilliant June Cory from My Mustard for a brilliant Linkedin training workshop today!

(plus 6.25 giftaid)

May 27, 2020

Caroline Deutsch

Many many thanks to John Acton from DPI Europe for a thought provoking and insightful workshop yesterday. He requested his fee go to Carers in Herts our Platinum Point charity for this year. Very happy to donate to this worthy charity


May 22, 2020


(plus 12.50 giftaid)

May 21, 2020


A small gesture during Mental Health Awareness Week - this donation was made by the delegates of My Mustard's recent Google training course.

(plus 12.50 giftaid)


Total raised so far


Total plus Gift Aid 2,242.00

Direct donations


Raised offline 1,093.00

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