Carer-friendly pharmacy resources

Carer-friendly pharmacy resources

Resources to help community pharmacies support carers.

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  • Resources including training for Carer-friendly Pharmacy teams
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These resources were developed by Carers Trust, the Pharmaceutical Services Negotiating Committee and the Centre for Pharmacy Postgraduate Education.


The training for the Carer-friendly Pharmacy has been co-designed by the Centre for Pharmacy Postgraduate Education and Carers Trust and includes handouts and an evaluation form. The slides can be customised to capture local information such as the details of the local carers organisation and the services they provide. 

To support staff in using PharmOutcomes to refer carers to their local carers organisation and notify the carer's GP practice. PSNC has produced some PharmOutcomes System Guides.

Additional resources 

Microsoft Office document iconManaging medicines leaflet for carers

Microsoft Office document iconPharmacy services useful to carers leaflet