Our History

Worcestershire Association of Carers is a registered charity that was founded in 1997 providing an independent source of information, advice and support for unpaid adult carers in Worcestershire. We provide representation for carers at a local and national level and support carers to have a voice in decisions that affect them.

We understand the role of unpaid carers and the huge contribution they make to the community.

Our Vision

Every carer in Worcestershire recognising their status and value, receiving appropriate personalised and high-quality support, trusting in the care and welfare system, and living in compassionate communities

Our Mission

To work with carers to empower them to make informed choices that positively influence their lives

Our Values Statement 

  • Carers at the heart of everything we do
  • People matter
  • Good stewardship is essential 
  • Always acting with integrity
  • Delivery of the highest quality
  • Fair to everyone

Our key strategic priorities

  • Meeting the needs of carers 
  • Performance and quality of provision
  • Secure a sustainable future
  • Effective leadership and governance