Bootle Village Surgery has a carer-friendly culture. Please inform us if you are a carer, either paid or unpaid, and we will add you to our carers register. Early identification of carer health problems can lead to faster treatment and improved health outcomes.


Many carers do not recognise themselves as a 'carer', just someone trying to cope as best they can while helping to look after their husband, wife, child, parent or friend.

If you answered yes to any of the above, you are a carer.

Sefton Carers Centre/Carers Trust

If you are a carer who lives in Sefton we can help with free services such as:

We can also:

What else can we provide?

Contact us on 0151 288 6060 for more details.

You can also visit their website for more details.


'A carer is someone of any age who provides unpaid support to family or friends who could not manage without this help due to illness, disability, mental ill-health or an alcohol or drug problem.'