Register as a Carer

Request to register as a carer with Signpost

Registering with Signpost as a carer means we can keep you up-to-date with the latest information and support for carers in Stockport as well as inviting you to special activities for carers. We offer emotional and practical support, including counselling, and access to our benefits team who can assist with complex forms. We can also provide you with our exclusive Connecting Carers Card which identifies you as a carer.

Please fill out the form below and then click on the SEND button at the end. If you would also like a phone call to have a quick chat about the ways we can support you, please tick the box at the end.

How would you prefer to be kept updated by Signpost?
In addition to your caring role, are you also in paid employment?
How many hours in an average week do you spend on caring activities including physical care, supervision, shopping, attending medical appointments, liaising with other agencies etc?
Who do you care for? If you care for more than one person, please fill in one person’s details fully and check the box later to say you also care for additional people.
How many years have you been caring for them?
Are you registered as a carer with your GP Practice?
Does the cared for person live with you?
Are you in receipt of Carer’s Allowance?
Are you aware that all carers who care for somebody over 18 are entitled to request a Carer’s Assessment of their needs?
Do you care for any additional people?
Would you like to receive a follow up phone call from our Carers Support Team to chat about your caring situation and the kinds of support we can offer?

We will always store your personal details securely. We will use them to provide the service that you have requested, and communicate with you in the way(s) that you have agreed to. Your data may also be used for analysis purposes, to help us provide the best service possible. For full details see our Privacy Policy.

Already Registered?

Why not apply for our connecting Carers Card? Our photo ID card has many benefits, and is a useful way of alerting people to the fact that you’re a carer for someone.