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  • Christmas Opening Hours

    Alconbury and Brampton Surgeries will be open as follows during the Christmas period:

    Mon 23rd - Normal Hours

    Tues 24th Christmas Eve - Closed from 3pm 

    Wed 25th Christmas Day - Closed

    Thurs 26th Boxing Day - Closed

    Fri 27th - Normal Hours

    Mon 30th - Normal Hours

    Tues 31st Dec - Normal Hours

    Wed 1st Jan - Closed

    Thurs 2nd Jan - Normal Hours

    Fri 3rd Jan - Normal Hours

    Please see our Out of Hours page for assistance.

    Lunchtime Closures

    The surgeries will be closed between 12.30 - 3pm for staff training on the following dates:

    Tuesday 8th October 2019

    Tuesday 12th November 2019

    Wednesday 11th December 2019

    Fri 20th December 2019

Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience caused.

Flu Day - We will be having two flu days this year:

  • ALCONBURY FLU DAY - Saturday 12th October 2019 from 08.30am - 12.00pm 

    BRAMPTON FLU DAY - Saturday 19th October 2019 from 08.30am - 12.00pm

  • Heatwave advice - Please see THIS handy guide to looking after yourself and others during a heatwave.
  • Extended Access Survey - can be completed using this link
  • ALBRAM Patients Group Annual General Meeting will be held at Brampton Surgery on Tuesday 16th July at 6.00pm
  • Lunchtime Closures
  • The surgeries will be closed between 12.30 - 3pm for staff training on the following dates:

Wednesday 13th March 2019

Wednesday 24th April 2019

Tues 21st May 2019

Wednesday 12th June 2019

 We will also be closed from 1.00pm for staff training on the following date:

Wednesday17th July 2019

Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience caused.

Carers / Caring Together

Brampton Village Hub

Please find details of various services provided or organised by the Brampton Village Hub who may be able to offer some assistance.

Are You a Carer?

If you are please let us know - we may be able to help you.  We have Reception Carers Champions at both Surgeries - Belle at Brampton and Jo R at Alconbury, who would be pleased to hear from you.

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Caring Together support family carers of all ages across Cambridgeshire, Peterborough and Norfolk. Caring Together also offer flexible, professional homecare services to adults and children with a range of disabilities and health conditions.

The Caring Together website can be accessed using https://www.caringtogether.org/

Contact Caring Together : Telephone 0345 241 0954 or 01480 499090

Email hello@caringtogether.org

Caring Together, Unit 4, Meadow Park, Meadow Lane, St Ives, Cambridgeshire, PE27 4LG.

The Caring Together Website offers some very useful Help and Guidance including

  • Knowing your legal rights
  • Carers Assessment
  • Money and Benefits
  • Working and Learning

There is also a wealth of information on the NHS website about carers and caring. Below are some links into the site that we hope you will find useful.

  • A guide to care and support

    This guide is for people who have care and support needs, their carers, and people who are planning their future care needs.

  • Caring for someone

    Includes advice on challenging behaviour, moving and lifting people and medicines.

  • Care after hospital

    Providing care for people who have been recently discharged from hospital including care and support afterwards. 

  • Taking a break

    Respite care means taking a break from caring, while the person you care for is looked after by someone else.

  • Support and benefits for carers

    Includes carer's assessments, support from local councils, respite care and help for young carers.

  • Work and Disability

    Guidance, support and help with employment issues. Almost half of working-age people with disabilities in the UK are employed. But this figure should be higher. With the right support, many more could join their ranks.

    Being a Young carer

    Advice for carers 18 or under and their entitlement to support

Finance and Law

Help claiming benefits, looking after your bank balance and understanding the legal issues of caring.

        Includes powers of attorney and mental capacity.

  • Benefits for carers

    You might not think of yourself as a carer. But you probably are if you're looking after someone regularly, including your spouse or a family member, because they're ill or disabled.  As a carer, you may be entitled to one or more state benefits to help you with the costs.

  • Benefits for the under-65s

    You can get a range of benefits if you're between 16 and 64 and you have an illness or disability. The extra money can help with the cost of your care. Check what benefits you can get and how to get them.

    Benefits for the over-65s

    You can get a range of benefits if you're over 65 and you have an illness or disability. The extra money can help with the cost of your care. Check what benefits you can get and how to get them.

  • Carer's Assement

    This guide is for people who have care and support needs, their carers, and people who are planning their future care needs.

  • Other benefits

    Advice for carers and the people they are looking after on how to pay for care and support, and where you can get help with costs. 

  • Telephone helplines
  • Various helplines such as Age UK, Money Advice Service, Citizens Advice Bureau

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