As a carer you are entitled to a Carers Assessment by Social Services, to discuss the help that both you and the person you care for might need.

Below is a full details of the services available to you.  Or click this link to obtain a printable version.  Patient_Leaflet_Carers.doc

Carers Leaflet

Services that might be helpful include:

    • Help with household tasks
    • Help with caring tasks during the day & night
    • Respite care
    • Activities for the ‘cared – for’ person
    • Benefits advice

Other useful services

The surgery can also direct you towards the following services

    • District Nurse
    • Macmillan Nurse
    • Chiropodist
    • Community Dentist
    • Health Visitor
    • Optician

Useful Websites ;