Carers Trust works to improve support, services and recognition for anyone living with the challenges of caring, unpaid, for a family member or friend who is ill, frail, disabled or has mental health or addiction problems.
Website to help you build and enhance your circle of support, step by step - giving you a support network of trusted people, places and services.
Guide provide a free and confidential health, social care and disability information service for both the public and professionals.
The Great Western Ambulance Service NHS Trust is responsible for delivering an increasing range of health services, including Accident & Emergency and Patient Transport Services, to over two million people across Avon, Gloucestershire and Wiltshire.
Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust delivers acute health services to the communities in Gloucestershire and surrounding counties. Services are provided from Cheltenham General, Delancey and Gloucestershire Royal hospitals, and increasingly we provide services from community hospitals across Gloucestershire and beyond.
Gloucestershire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust delivers mental health services to the communities in Gloucestershire.
The Local Authority provides a range of services to Carers, both directly and indirectly, through other voluntary and commercial organisations. They support Carers Gloucestershire through both the Community & Adult Care budget and the Carers Grant.
The PCT is made up of 83 GP Practices and 11 community hospitals. It also provides a range of community services such as podiatry, speech and language therapy, occupational therapy, district nursing and health visiting. The main role of the PCT is to:
- engage with the local population to improve health and well being
- commission a comprehensive and equitable range of high quality, responsive and efficient services and;
- directly provide services where this gives best value.
Gloucestershire Young Carers aim to create a network of support for young Carers across the county, working with them to ensure that service providers understand their needs and respond appropriately.
Gloucestershire LINk wants to know what YOU think about your local health and social care services.
Building Circles is a voluntary organisation offering people with severe learning disabilities the chance to escape from their isolation and live more fulfilling lives. With the help of volunteers, they develop circles of supportive people around them.
Information, advice and support for Carers from Carers Direct on NHS Choices.
Forum Campaigning for Carers by Carers.
Mindful employer improve employer support for Staff with mental health conditions.