Process map and suggestions on how to put the stages into action

Process map to reflect on: identification adult/parent carer

Identification process map



The Care Act places a duty on local authorities to conduct a transition assessment for an adult carer where it appears that the carer is likely to have needs for support after the young person they care for turns 18, and where they think that there would be ‘significant benefit’ to the carer in doing so.

Examples of ways to identify adult carers

Through Education, Health Care Plans (EHC)