Carer Friendly Practice

Are You a Carer?

If you are please let us know - we may be able to help you

We hold a drop in service the first Monday of every month at the practice between 2-5pm. Come and speak to one of our carers champions. They can signpost and guide you to the support you need. This is currently not running due to COVID-19.

Our Carers Pledge

General Support and Information

www.carersinderbyshire.org.uk

www.derbyshirecarers.co.uk

Care Services Directory

Derbyshire Care Services Directory

Support for Young Carers

01773 833833

NHS Links

There is a wealth of information on the NHS website about carers and caring. Below are some links into the site that we hope you will find useful.

Finance & Law

Help claiming benefits, looking after your bank balance and understanding the legal issues of caring.

  • Benefits for carers

    Directing carers to the benefits that can help them in their caring role

  • Benefits for the under-65s

    Advice and information on helping the person you look after get the benefits that they are entitled to.

    Benefits for the over-65s

    Advice and information on financial support for older people with a disability or illness.

  • Carer's Assement

    How your benefits maybe affected after the death of the person you look after and what happens to their benefits

  • Other benefits

    Advice for carers and the people they are looking after on claiming a whole host of other benefits unrelated to their disability or caring

content