Professional Young Carers Referral

Renfrewshire Carers

Professional Young Carers Referral Form

Address

Renfrewshire Carers Centre
Unit 55 Embroidery Mill,
Abbey Mill Business Centre,
Paisley, Renfrewshire
PA1 1TJ


Opening Hours

Monday 8:45 - 4:45
Tuesday 8:45 - 4:45
Wednesday CLOSED AM
Opens 12:45 - 4:45
Thursday 8:45 - 4:45
Friday 8:45 - 3:55

Telephone Helpline

Tuesday and Thursday 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Sunday 2:00pm - 4:00pm


Phone / Email

Number: 0141 887 3643
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Young Carers Project
Referral Form for Professionals

1. ABOUT THE YOUNG CARER
Please complete a separate form for each person you are referring to us. If you would like any help completing this form, we are happy to help.




FAQ's

How do I make a referral for an Adult Carer?

Referrals can be made using this form – we hope to action any referrals within a 48 hour period.

Our Admin team act as triage and any new referrals are actioned as follows:-
  • Carers who are new to the Centre will be allocated an Adult Support Worker.
  • Carers already known to the Centre, who have not received any services for three years, will be classed as a new carer.

How do I make a referral for a Young Carer?

Referrals for young carerscan be made using this form – we hope to action any referrals within a 48 hour period.
Our Admin team act as triage and any new referrals are actioned via an acknowledgement letter to the parent/guardian, which is followed up by the Young Carers Development Worker to arrange a home visit.

Which Carers can access our services?

Any person who is caring for someone with an illness or disability living in the Renfrewshire area

What if my carer is living outwith Renfrewshire?

You can search the Carers Trust website for local carer services in that area. here

Can I come into the Centre and find out more about you?

Yes – we hold regular information days for professionals, you can access the dates and book online here. These information sessions are particularly good for any students in the Health and Social Care sector and any professional new to their job looking to find out more about us. The sessions last approximately half an hour and we welcome questions.

Can I register for regular updates from you?

Yes by signing up for our monthly ebulletin and quarterly newsletters.

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