Shared Lives Carers Questionnaire

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Closes 30 Jun 2024

Shared Lives Carers Questionaire

Thank you for supporting our scheme and the people to whom we provide a service. We hope that you continue to enjoy being part of the Shared Lives service in Cumbria.

We really want to hear your views and understand what we do well and where improvements could be made.

We would appreciate you taking a few minutes to complete our questionaire.

1. Name of carer?
2. How long have you been a Shared Lives Carer?
3. Which of the following Shared Lives placements do you provide?
4. During your assessment process, did you find your scheme worker helpful?
5. Since being approved, how satisfied or dissatisfied are you with the support you receive from the team? (Score 1 - 5, 1 being very dissatisfied - 5 being very satisfied)
6. Do you know how to report concerns, how to make a complaint or provide a compliment in relation to the Shared Lives scheme?
7. Were you offered training to help you become a Shared Lives Carer?
8. To meet the training requirements for your role- how beneficial have you found the courses? Score 1 – 5 (1 being very poor – 5 being very good)
9. Have you attended any of the Shared Lives Carer meetings this year?
10. Generally how easy or difficult is it to access the following Council services for yourself or the person you support? (1 being very poor - 5 being very good)
11. Within your role as Shared Lives Carer, have you experienced any issues or concerns with any of the above services?
12. In terms of your own capacity and workload, are you at your own limits?
13. Overall how would you rate your experience of being a Shared Lives Carer? Score 1 – 5 (1 being very poor – 5 being very good)
14. Would you recommend becoming a Shared Lives Carer to others?
15. Please describe your experience of being a Shared Lives Carer in three words:
16. Thank you for taking the time to complete this questionnaire, your views are important to us. If you have any further comments to make please use the space below:-