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CARE Manchester is based close to the city centre of Manchester, however we also work alongside our satellite clinics CARE Bolton and CARE Lancaster to provide an even more convenient service for patients local to these areas.
Below is a list of all available CCGs CARE Manchester are able to provide treatment for. A preferred referrer is a provider with whom we have a preferential agreement with to provide services. However, provided the patient qualifies for NHS treatment, and has a good reason to have their treatment with CARE, they are able to have their treatment at any clinic they choose.
Available to refer
|Manchester||YES||Link to Manchester CCG Funding Policy|
|Bury||YES||Link to Bury CCG Funding Policy|
|Bolton||YES||Link to Bolton CCG Funding Policy|
|Wigan Borough||YES||Link to Wigan Borough CCG Funding Policy|
|Tameside & Glossop||YES||Link to Tameside & Glossop CCG Funding Policy|
|Salford||YES||Link to Salford CCG Funding Policy|
|Oldham||YES||Link to Oldham CCG Funding Policy|
|Heywood, Middleton & Rochdale||YES but must refer via CCG first.|
With some of the leading success rates in the North West CARE Manchester's success rates can be viewed here
The number of cycles offered in the Manchester region does vary between CCGs, and also can change at any moment, so we recommend you check with your CCG if you are unsure as to the current offering for your CCG. However as a guide funding is based on the below factors.
|Definition of Cycle||Most Manchester CCGs offer between 1 to 3 fresh cycles and all viable frozen transfers|
|Age of female||Up to 42|
|Age of male||None|
|Time trying to conceive||
<36, 2 or 3 years depending on CCG
36-42, 1 year
|Previous children||Varies between CCG; some state no previous children from both partners, some state no children from one partner|
Thanks to Fertility Fairness (fertilityfairness.co.uk) for providing some supporting data.