|Who can get involved?||Carers who have registered for support from the Carers Contact Centre will be invited.|
|Start date||Friday 17 January|
|Closing date||Monday 23 January|
|Service delivery area||Care and Support|
|Reason for consultation||
The listening events will gather further information around themes such as:
• Modernisation: Model of care in the community.
• Information: where do you go to find information and advice.
• Community and Prevention: Confidence in approaching services.
• Choice and Control: As a carer how influential are you.
|Overview||These events form part of the offer made within the Carers Strategy: Making Connections for Carers 2013-16 and associated Implementation Plan to support carers in becoming expert by experience and facilitate their contribution to Boards and carer development opportunity. The Mental Health Strategy has an impact on family carers and therefore it is important to collate information relating to how mental health services are being delivered locally.|
|How to get involved?||Invited carers will attend listening events at Meeting Point House.|
|What happens next?||Results will be collated by the end of January and feedback provided to Senior Management Team, Mental Health Partnership Board, Carers Partnership Board.|