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Ten top support forums for carers

An online forum is a great way to meet other carers, share feelings, tips and concerns. This article highlights ten great forums for carers.

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Rediscovering the joy of driving

With many of us just starting to leave our homes after months in lockdown, it's a good time to rediscover the joy of driving as a way of re-exploring the outside world and recharging your batteries. Read on to find out our tips!

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Recognising young carers on Young Carers Action Day

In advance of Young Carers Action Day, which will be held on 16 March this year, we have put together some information about the day.

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Is an Electric Vehicle practical for you?

As electric vehicles (EVs) are becoming increasingly common, would an EV complement your lifestyle or disability? Watch our video which outlines things you should consider if you’re thinking of making the switch to electric.

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Eight ways to boost your productivity as a carer

This article features tips and techniques designed to make the role of caring a little easier, with some insight from actual carers.

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How to save money and fuel by ‘eco-driving’

Here are seven easy changes you can make to increase your car’s fuel efficiency, helping you to save money and protect the planet.

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The rewards of being a carer

There are many rewards for being a carer, especially during the lockdown. Here are some of the reasons why many carers find it so rewarding.

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Pet therapy and mental health

Sarah Alexander is a disability and lifestyle blogger, as well as a Motability Scheme customer. In this article, Sarah discusses the importance of her dogs and how they help her mental health.

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Ask for help and find opportunities for independence: Top tips for carers

If you’ve just started caring for a friend or loved one, you might find advice from experienced carers useful in this new role.

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How the Motability Scheme can help if you care for someone with autism

For a carer, parent or family member of someone with autism, travelling via public transport or running an older, less reliable car can sometimes be challenging.

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