About Sheffield Carers Centre

We always welcome comments about the services we run. If you would like to make a comment, please email us on office@sheffieldcarers.org.uk or use the Contact Us page of this website.

If you have any more formal complaints about the service you have received from Sheffield Carers Centre, you can use our Comments and Complaints Policy and Procedure

We also have launched the Carer Expert Panel, which is a group of carers who work with us to make decisions at the centre. Find out more here.

About Services that Impact on you as a Carer

There are sometimes opportunities for carers to contribute to discussions about services which impact on them – this is often organised by Adult Social Care, though could also include Healthwatch or other health and social care services and voluntary organisations involved with them.

Below are some links to surveys and reviews you may be interested in. Click the links to find out more. We update this page regularly, so please check back for new opportunities to have your say.

The most extensive carers survey in the UK: State of Caring 2018

Survey about services for families of disabled children.

A consultation on extending legal rights to have for personal health budgets and integrated personal budgets

The Care Quality Commission is always available for you to submit your thoughts about Health and Social Care in England.

Click here to share your experiences with CQC. 

Carers Services Improvement Forum (SIF)

The Carers SIF aims to put carers at the heart of improving the quality of Adult Social Care Services; ensuring the right sort of services are available for carers.

The SIF aims to make membership as inclusive and representative of the wide range of carers as possible. Anyone who is interested in joining can observe a meeting first to decide whether they want to join.

If you are interested in joining contact Caroline Thickett  Caroline.Thickett@sheffield.gov.uk

The SIF is meeting:

DATE ROOM TIME
23rd May 2018 Town Hall Committee Rm 2 10.30-12.30
25th July 2018 Town Hall Committee Rm 2 10.30-12.30
26th September 2018 Town Hall Committee Rm 2 10.30-12.30
28th November 2018 Town Hall Committee Rm 1 10.30-12.30

 

Carers SIF Minutes 21 September 2017