Carers

If you care for someone, please let the surgery know.  We will ask you to complete a form and let you have a carers pack which is full of information to help you.  If the person you care for is also registered at the practice we will ask you both to complete a consent form so we have their agreement that we may discuss their care with you. Our Carers Champion is Rachel, contact her at the surgery. Some useful links can be found below.
 
If someone cares for you and you wish us to talk to you on their behalf please download and complete the form then hand it into reception
 
patient-consent-tp-share.docx
 
 
Carers Federation -
http://www.carersfederation.co.uk/

 

Young Carers
 
http://aycnottingham.co.uk/county/
 
Carers Trust
 
http://www.carers.org/
 
Carers UK
 
 http://www.carersuk.org/
 
 
Nottinghamshire County Council link for carers http://www.nottinghamshire.gov.uk/caring/
 
 
NHS link for information http://www.nhs.uk/carersdirect/yourself/pages/yourownwellbeinghome.aspx
 
 
Information on Dementia
http://www.nhs.uk/conditions/dementia-guide/pages/about-dementia.aspx
 
https://www.dementiafriends.org.uk/
 
 
Contact Carers Direct 
Telephone - 0808 802 0202
 
Helpline Information http://www.nhs.uk/carersdirect/carerslives/updates/pages/carersdirecthelpline.aspx
Email: CarersDirect@nhschoices.nhs.uk
Office Hours: Lines are open 8am to 9pm Monday to Friday, 11am to 4pm at weekends.
Calls are free from UK landlines.
 
Rushcliffe Clinical Commissiong Group website links for carers
 
http://www.rushcliffeccg.nhs.uk/media/2199/carerssignpostingcard.pdf

Rushcliffe Clinical Commissiong Group website links for loneliness

http://www.rushcliffeccg.nhs.uk/media/2201/loneliness_leaflet_final.pdf