Carers - Taking Control"

Carer NHS Services

Did you know there are many supports available to unpaid/informal carers through our Carer Hub? 

Over 160 carers joined our support classes this month ⭐️ 
🗣Carers have told us of the importance of peer support when joining classes such as recognising your identity as a carer, being with likeminded people who understand your world and having the opportunity to connect with others.
If you are looking after someone in the Northern Trust area and would like to be kept up to date with what’s on contact our Carer Hub for more info on 028 2766 1210 or

To register yourself as a Carer complete the carer form and email it back to us using the following Practice email address   You will then be sent a Carer Pack which includes links and support information and start availing of a health & wellbeing annual carer review at the Practice.

An annual review appointment can be arranged with the Practice Nurse by contacting reception.

Please click the following  link  for  Carers NI Information.      

The information above and annual review at the Practice  aims to help people with long term health conditions, or those caring for them, develop the skills and confidence needed to better manage their situation day to day and beyond.

The information look at ways to help manage the effects of their long-term condition or caring situation such as:

  • Dealing with pain and tiredness
  • Dealing with feelings of frustration, depression and isolation
  • Learning relaxation techniques and increasing physical activity
  • Encouraging healthy eating
  • Communicating with family and health professionals
  • Reviewing appropriate use of medication
  • Planning for the future

For further information contact Lyn Campbell, Carers NI, Information Development Office, Northern Trust  - Office Tel 028 9043 9843







Health and Social CareThis site is brought to you by My Surgery Website