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20 November
2017

Our Mission is to build resilience, raise aspiration, improve lives

Carers\' Assessments

Carers' Assessments 

 

What is a carer’s assessment?

A carer’s assessment gives you a chance to think about what support you need to continue caring as well as how you can have a life outside of caring.


How do I get a carer’s assessment?

First, you’ll need to complete a self-assessment. You can do this quickly and easily online on Liverpool City Council’s website:

www.liverpool.gov.uk/carersassessment

If you would prefer to complete a paper-and-pencil self-assessment you can get a copy by:

Calling us - 0151 705 2307

Emailing us - carerscentre@localsolutions.org.uk .

Or call in, Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm to see us at:

Local Solutions

Mount Vernon Green

Hall Lane

Liverpool

L7 8TF

You can also request that a social worker helps you to complete your self-assessment.


What happens when I have completed a self-assessment?

A carer development worker at Liverpool Carers Centre will work with you on a support plan that could:

  •  
  • Help you to stay healthy

  • Contain advice on education or carers’ training

  • Take you through your rights if you are still in
     paid employment

  • Make sure you’re getting the right financial support
        
  •   Help you to have a break.


  • As well as the carer development worker, you can also request that a social worker works with you on your plan.
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