Shared Lives can suit many kinds of people - in fact over 14,000 people already enjoy visiting or living with a Shared Lives carer.
As you choose each other, with the support of your local scheme, you often become friends - as well as getting the professional support you need.
Shared Lives carers support people from all walks of life!
You could be visit or move in with a Shared Lives carer and their family, when you are looking for support during a life change:
or for longer term support:
“"I never dreamt I'd be so independent again"”