Support For Professionals

We work in partnership with professionals across Suffolk.

Professionals can often be the first to identify family carers from work their in the community, GP surgeries or hospitals. Suffolk Family Carers ensures you are able to give family carers all the help and support they need.

Professional visits

We welcome professionals to visit us to find out more about what we do.

You will meet with two of our Advisers to gain an overview of our services.
We hold these sessions at our head office in Claydon (just outside Ipswich) from 9.30-11am.

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We offer professional training if you work in health or social care.

We can advise you on how to identify family carers within your work setting. We can also advise on how to raise awareness of family carers needs and their rights. We can also work with you to discuss a range of support services that you can offer to family carers and explain how to refer a family carer to us.

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