Caythorpe & Ancaster Medical Practice

52 High Street, Caythorpe, Grantham, NG32 3DN | Tel: 01400 272215 | Fax: 01400 273608 | It's Saturday 10:13 PMSorry, we're closed

12 Ermine Street, Ancaster, Grantham, NG32 3PP | Tel: 01400 230226 | Fax: 01400 230729 | It's Saturday 10:13 PMSorry, we're closed

NHS

Carers

What is a Carer?

If you regularly provide unpaid help to a family member, friend or neighbour on a daily basis, then you are a Carer.

Young Carers care for a family member or friend in an unpaid capacity, enabling them to live more independently.

Are You a Carer?

If you are a Carer, please let us know by speaking to one of our Carers Champions (Debbie at Ancaster and Jo at Caythorpe) who are also part of our reception team.  If the Carers Champion is unavailable, any of our receptionists will be happy to help you.

Single Point Carer Support Line – 01522 782224.

There is a wealth of information on NHS Choices about carers and caring. Below are some links into the site that we hope you will find useful.

  • Caring for a parent

    Watch this video on: caring for a parent at home

  • Telling people

    Caring responsibilities can make it difficult to maintain friendships or develop new ones. Telling your friends you’re a carer is important so they understand and can support you.

  • Taking a break

    Caring for someone can be a full-time job, but it’s essential that you take time out for yourself too. Read our guide to accessing breaks and respite.

  • Housing and carers

    Do you know your tenancy rights as a carer? Are you aware of all your care at home options? Do you need tips on moving someone around the home?

Contact Carers Direct

Telephone
0300 123 1053
Helpline Information
http://www.nhs.uk/carersdirect/carerslives/updates/pages/carersdirecthelpline.aspx
Email
CarersDirect@nhschoices.nhs.uk
Office Hours
Lines are open 8am to 9pm Monday to Friday, 11am to 4pm at weekends. Calls are free from UK landlines.

Finance and Law

Help claiming benefits, looking after your bank balance and understanding the legal issues of caring.

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Caythorpe

  • Monday
    08:00 - 18:30
  • Tuesday
    08:00 - 18:00
  • Wednesday
    08:00 - 18:30
  • Thursday
    08:00 - 18:00
  • Friday
    08:00 - 18:00
  • Saturday
    CLOSED
  • Sunday
    CLOSED

Ancaster

  • Monday
    08:00 - 18:00
  • Tuesday
    08:00 - 20:30
  • Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:30
  • Thursday
    08:00 - 18:30
  • Friday
    08:00 - 18:30
  • Saturday
    CLOSED
  • Sunday
    CLOSED