Cornerstone SurgeryCornerstone Surgery Drs Consiglio & SuttonDrs Consiglio & Sutton
Fingerpost Park Health Centre, Atlas St, St. Helens, WA9 1LN
Tel: 01744 738835 / 01744 647040  |  Fax: 01744 454624
Fingerpost Park Health Centre,
Atlas St, St. Helens, WA9 1LN
Tel: 01744 738835 / 01744 647040
Fax: 01744 454624

Carers

Who is a carer?

A carer is anyone who cares, unpaid, for a friend or family member who due to illness, disability, a mental health problem or an addiction cannot cope without their support

Definition taken from Carers Trust website

Many people who support others do not even realise they are carers. Carers can be any age Carers can be either sex Carers can be from all backgrounds, cultures and communities Carers can be family members, neighbours or friends Some carers may care for more than one person

It is important that you make the Practice aware if you are a carer or if you have a carer. Please complete our Identification of carers form (PDF, 75kb), and return it to the surgery

Support for carers

If you are a carer you may be entitled to financial support, as well as physical & emotional support. The websites below, provide further information and guidance:

Last update 13/10/16