GP Practices in West Suffolk

In GP Surgeries, we want to ensure family carers are found at the earliest opportunity, so we can provide information, advice and guidance to help minimise the impact the caring role may have on you.

We have support workers linking with GP surgeries in West Suffolk so that you can meet face to face if you wish to discuss ways of support.

Respite on Prescription in West Suffolk

Do you need an operation or clinical intervention and putting it off because you care for someone?

The Respite on Prescription service can help by providing funding to help pay for replacement care, allowing you to have your clinical intervention.

Neurological Care Breaks Scheme

If you care for someone with a neurological condition, we may be able to help pay for some replacement care so you can have a break from your caring role.

We cover East and West Suffolk with this service. Please call 01473 835407 to find out more. We do have eligibility criteria.