Carers Awareness

Our Carers Awareness E-Learning Course is designed to promote an understanding of the needs of carers, including young carers, and their contribution to the Health and Social Care Services and to the people who use them.

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Carers Awareness E-Learning Aims

In line with the Governmentís commitment to improving carers' experience of services and the Skills for Care Common Core Principles for Working with Carers, this course provides knowledge, skills and strategies for carers, people who receive care and professional workers.

It aims to increase understanding of each personís perspective, rights and responsibilities. This will promote genuine partnership working and the best outcomes for some of societyís most vulnerable people.

Carers Awareness E-Learning Objectives

Carers Awareness e-learning is designed to help practitioners in Health, Social Care and other Statutory Agencies and the Private, Voluntary and Independent Sectors understand:

  • Who is a carer
  • The position of carers in law and their rights
  • The importance of the 'Support Triangle'
  • 'Common Core Principles' for working with carers, including young carers
  • Key messages from carers, research and carersí organisations
  • The diversity of carers and their needs
  • Support networks at local and national level

Carers Awareness E-Learning Course Content

Carers Awareness e-learning course includes:

  • The background and aims of Carers Awareness
  • Carers' Rights
  • The Support Triangle
  • The Common Core Principles for Working with Carers:
    • Partners in Care
    • Avoiding Making Assumptions
    • Supporting Carers
    • Working Together
    • Appropriate Support
    • Managing Differences
    • Young Carers
    • On-going Support
  • Final Quiz
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