The Queen's Nursing Institute

The Queen's Nursing Institute works with the public, nurses and decision-makers to make sure that good quality nursing is available at home for everyone when they need it.

Healthcare at home
 
 
 

In this section:


NGS

Enjoy a great day out, and raise vital funds for nursing and caring charities, by visiting an open garden. Click here to find out more.

Visit the Burdett Trust website

Providing vital funding for projects that help improve patient care.

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If you are interested in nursing heritage, visit our website celebrating District Nursing around the world since 1859.

Supporting Carers - Links

QNI Documents

Government Carers Strategy

This strategy sets out the vision that by 2018, carers will be universally recognised and valued as being fundamental to strong families and stable communities. 

https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/136492/
carers_at_the_heart_of_21_century_families.pdf

https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/
213804/dh_122393.pdf

Young Carers

This pathway supports the health and wellbeing of Young Carers: 

https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/
299270/Young_Carers_pathway_Interactive_FINAL.pdf
 

This is an online forum designed to showcase best practice in school nursing:
http://www.schoolhealthstreet.co.uk/

Information from charity Macmillan:

www.macmillan.org.uk/Cancerinformation/Ifsomeoneelsehascancer/Youngcarers/Youngcarers.aspx 

http://be.macmillan.org.uk/be/s-750-caring-for-someone-with-cancer.aspx

Information from Minded.org.uk:

This portal contains a wealth of information for anybody working with children and young people’s mental health: www.minded.org.uk

Triangle of Care

This guide can be used across all mental health services and includes a new universal self-assessment tool as well as guidance notes: 

http://professionals.carers.org/health/articles/triangle-of-care,6802,PR.html

Adult Carers

A pathway which focusses on the health and wellbeing of adult carers. Based on feedback and insight from carers themselves, plus district nurses and general practice nurses: 

www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/329867/Carers_Pathway.pdf

Dementia Carer

Dementia Carer is a site developed by those who look after someone who has dementia:
http://www.dementiacarer.net/

 

 

Transition to Community

Homeless Health

Nursing Heritage Calendar

Nursing Heritage Calendar
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