Information for carers
Below you can find some information for carers in Brighton and Hove.
If you are looking for information on Continuing Health Care, Personal Health Budgets or Funded Nursing Care, please see the Continuing Healthcare page.
You can find information for carers on the Carer's Centre website
Please follow the link to find information on Eating Well to Stay Healthy, including information on preparing food for the person you care for.
Stop Look Care Booklet
The Stop Look Care booklet has been designed to support Care Workers/Carers who work in any registered service in Brighton & Hove. It is aimed to support carers with undertaking the National Care Certificate. Alternatively it can be used as a reference guide for families and personal assistants to promote awareness of certain needs and encourage referral if concerns are identified.
Care workers and Carers are in the ideal position to recognise changes in an individual’s condition by monitoring them and or recognising any deterioration in a person’s wellbeing, this book aims to increase awareness and supports the Care worker/Carer to refer on when appropriate. It highlights:
- Why different aspects of observation and care are important
- What to look for
- What action to take