Carers Advice

Contact Us if You Are a Carer



If you would like to speak to a member of the surgery team to be recorded as a carer and gain helpful advice and information, call your surgery and let the reception team know


Or email us at NNICB-NN.VHG@NHS.NET 

Our Carers Champion for all 4 of our surgeries is Rebecca Finch

NHS Support

Head over to the NHS website by clicking here to get more information and help if you are a carer.

This link includes help with carers assessments, benefits for carers, respite  and young carers rights. 

If you have concerns about a friend or relatives health but do not have consent to discuss their medical records or are not their carer, you can still raise concerns with the GP but please be aware due to confidentiality the doctor will not be able to discuss details. Find out more about this by clicking here.

Carers UK

They’re here to make sure that no matter how complicated your query or your experience, you don’t have to care alone.

Telephone: 020 7378 4999


Dementia Connect

Dementia Connect

Dementia Connect

Dementia Connect, from Alzheimer’s Society, is a new personalised dementia support service for anyone affected by dementia
It connects you with a whole range of dementia support, by phone, online and face to face.
So, you’re one call away from someone who gets it.
One click away from answers.
One conversation away from help.
It’s free, easy to access, and puts you in touch with dementia advisers. They will connect you to the support you need, from local help to phone and online advice.
 Tel: 03331503456

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