Care Makers

Caremakers compassion in practice

The Care Makers programme was setup in 2012 at the time of the Chief Nursing Officer's Conference. Care Makers are volunteers who act as ambassadors for the 6Cs and are made up of colleagues from the health and social care sector, from care assistants, student nurses, midwives, physiotherapists through to HR directors, medical staff and board members.

Care Makers are selected for demonstrating passion and a commitment to spreading the word about and the 6Cs across the NHS and beyond. We now have a vast network of Care Makers located across England.

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About Care Makers

Find out background information on the Care Maker programme, the role of Care Makers, the 6Cs and Compassion in Practice

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Apply to be a Care Maker

Find out more about the Care Maker recruitment process and complete the online application form.

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The benefits and impact of Care Makers

Learn about the benefits and opportunities the role brings. Read testimonials and learn about the value and impact Care Makers have on trusts and universities.

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The Care Makers hub

The hub is packed full of information to help Care Makers in their roles. Access our guide to getting started, learning and development resources, event information and news, tools and resources.

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Webinar for Care Makers: how to implement the 6Cs and bring Compassion in Practice to life

This webinar for Care Makers will highlight some of the work that has been completed since the launch of Compassion in Practice and how Care Makers will play a central role as ambassadors in the future.

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Webinar for Care Makers - Introduction to the NICE behaviour change individual approaches guidance

This webinar will introduce Care Makers to the new guidance on behaviour change produced by the National Institute for Care and Excellence (NICE).

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