The Princess Royal Trust for Carers is the largest provider of comprehensive carers’ support services in the UK.
Through its unique network of 118 independently managed Carers’ Centres, young carers services and interactive website www.carers.org, the Trust provides quality information, advice and support services to 180,000 carers including 10,300 young carers.
The Princess Royal Trust for Carers was formed in 1991 at the initiative of Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal.
It provides training and support for Carers Centres, as well as raising funds for development work.
It also has a range of grant schemes for carers, including an Educational Bursary Scheme; a Carers’ Relief Fund for carers in particular financial difficulties; and a Young Carers Fund.
To apply for funding under any of these schemes, carers should contact their nearest Carers Centre.
Contact details can be found at the following website.