Welcome Page

CGA in Primary Care Settings Toolkit

Explore the Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment Toolkit for Primary Care Practitioners published by British Geriatrics Society in January 2019.

Frailty Framework of Core Capabilities

Read about the NHS England & Health Education England Frailty Framework of Core Capabilities, launched in September 2018 and be amongst the first to download a copy.

Picker Report on education and training

Evaluation of the education and training landscape for the workforce that cares for older people in the UK.

Comprehensive Care – Older people with frailty in hospital

Latest NIHR research on what can be done to identify and manage the needs of older people with frailty in hospital and avoid potential problems.

Integrated care for older people (ICOPE)

Review the World Health Organisation’s guidelines on community-level interventions to manage declines in intrinsic capacity through integrated care for older people.

Routine frailty identification & care – GP contract 2017/18

Get a quick summary of the GP contract requirements and find links to further resources and guidance.

Video guides to making the most of the Toolkit

Navigating around the Toolkit

Tour of the Toolkit – Part 1

Tour of the Toolkit – Part 2

Read the Polypharmacy post in Identifying and Assessing Frailty


Learn more about the different tools for identifying and assessing frailty

Access some practical guides for supported self-care

Meet Victor and get some ideas from his case example

Meet Nirmala and Baldev to learn about the use of assistive technology and much more


Suggestions & feedback?

Please email: help@frailtytoolkit.org