Carers need caring for!
The carer’s service is built on the recognition that whilst caring can be very rewarding it can also be very demanding, placing a strain on you physically and emotionally. If you are finding caring for someone increasingly difficult because circumstance have changed around your health or family commitments, or for any other reason that affects your ability to continue caring, you will need to know.
What help is available and how to access it
- How to get a break from caring
- How to get your needs assessed
- How to challenge decisions or complain
Our carers support coordinator can help you with the above questions whilst you are being support to access a range of services, designed to give you a break from caring or provide you with extra support
How to access the service
Referrals can be made by any health and social care professional, a family member, friend or by self referral. Support will only be offered following a satisfactory needs and risk assessment. This is to ensure we can manage the risk associated with keeping you safe and that the service we offer can fully meet your support needs. For more information or to make a referral please click here
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