Are you a carer?

Updated on 12th September 2011 at 8:12 am


Are you a carer?

“A carer is a person without payment, who provides help and support to a member of their family, a friend, neighbour or relative, who could not manage otherwise, because of disability, frailty or illness”.

If you are a carer, please let us know by filling in a form at reception, alternatively you can download the form and email it to us.  We will then be able to offer you help and advice when you need it, and keep you up to date with relevant information.

Carers Identification and Referral Form

We also would like to contact patients and carers by text messaging.  If you would like to reciev text messages, please complete the consent form

Text Messaging Consent Form

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Further information is available from the North Tyneside Carers Centre 0191 643 2298.  Please give them a call – they are there to help.  Website

and from Living Well North Tyneside 0191 432 4829 and we would recommend you ring them too.  Website