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.

If you are interested in joining the Care Maker scheme, recruitment is now open.

To find out more information please select one of the following:

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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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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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Focus Monthly

This page is dedicated to the Care Makers monthly focus topic

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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 of being a Care Maker and also the impact it has had on universities and trusts. Find out how your trust or university can support the programme and be involved.

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