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Carers and Primary Care

Working together, we aim to make it as easy as possible for you to identify carers in primary care, support their health needs and refer them to us for wider practical and emotional support.

This portal provides our primary care partners with a dedicated GP referral route, quick links, and key resources to embed carer friendly practice, upskill staff and connect with us.

Please make use of our Toolkit: Identifying and Supporting Carers in Primary Care and contact the Primary Care Engagement Team with any queries you may have. Primary care professionals have a crucial role in identifying carers early in their caring journey and connecting them to targeted support. Please seek consent and refer carers to us here.

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Carers Learning Set

Guest speakers and trainers present on specialist topics and take any questions. Book to attend a future session or to access previous learning topics.

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Carers Lead Network​

The Network is a closed group for named carers leads, responsible for carers within their surgery. Meetings include focus topics, practice spotlights, disseminating information and resources, networking, and learning from one another. Contact the Team for more information.

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Book a discovery meeting

Informally review how you are currently identifying and supporting carers and find out how we could support you to implement Carer Friendly Practice.

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