PLEASE LET US KNOW IF YOU ARE A CARER

DEFINITION OF A CARER

  • Looks after another Person
  • Provides emotional support for someone in their own home
  • Helps to make their meals
  • Helps them with washing, feeding or dressing
  • Makes sure that medication is taken or collected on time
  • Is the parent of a disabled child
  • Helps a relative, e.g. Mum or Dad, Brother or Sister, because they are ill or disabled
  • A carer can be of any age, including those under the age of 18 (who are often described as young carers) and also includes the parents of disabled children

Please ask at Reception for a carer registration form

Dawn Dillingham is Biscot Group Practice’s Carers Champion