Carers' Resource is the local, specialist carers' centre for the Bradford and Airedale, Harrogate and Ripon, and Craven districts of Yorkshire.

Archive: 2013

Last changed: Wednesday 28 July, 2021

Short survey by Carers UK on caring for someone with Dementia

Last changed: Friday 20 December, 2013

If you are caring for someone with dementia, you may wish to complete a short Survey by Carers UK.  They estimate it will about 10 minutes to complete. The closing date for the survey is 31st January 2014. Here is a link to the survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/caringforsomeonewithdementia…
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Car dealership to hold auction in aid of Carers’ Resource

Last changed: Thursday 23 January, 2014

Benfield Ford in Guiseley are holding an auction in aid of Carers’ Resource  including prizes such as football boots signed by Manchester United captain, Nemanja Vidic. For details of how to bid, see below. https://www.carersresource.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/Benfield-Ford.pdf…
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Project proves just the job for Bradford and Airedale carers

Last changed: Tuesday 12 November, 2013

MORE than 200 carers from across Bradford and Airedale have benefited from a new initiative designed to help them back into employment – double its original target. CReate, which is celebrating its first anniversary, aims to find a route back into work, self-employment, college courses or volunteering for those people…
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NHS Commitment for Carers

Last changed: Wednesday 10 August, 2016

NHS England  is working to establish an NHS Commitment for Carers. They are undertaking a listening exercise for carers to feed into over the next four weeks, looking at what should be included in this commitment. This is a real opportunity to build real impact for carers to have a…
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Health Care, Social Care, Voluntary Care Perfect Partnerships or Dangerous Liaisons

Last changed: Thursday 10 October, 2013

We are inviting participants to attend a ‘Health Care, Social Care, Voluntary Care Perfect Partnerships or Dangerous Liaisons’  conference. Health and social care services are perceived to be at breaking point. Volunteers are perceived as the “solution to everything”. This conference will challenge participants to address which elements of these…
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Experiences of Harrogate District Hospital

Last changed: Thursday 10 October, 2013

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) will be inspecting Harrogate District Hospital on 13th to 15th November 2013 and would like to hear from anyone who has recently used health services about their experiences. Please follow this link for information on how to take part or to complete a survey…
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Public Consultation on Eligibility and Charging for Adult Social Care

Last changed: Thursday 10 October, 2013

Making difficult decisions: public consultation on eligibility and charging for adult social care. 2 September – 25 November 2013 North Yorkshire County Council are proposing to make changes to eligibility and charging for adult social care. Have your say at one of the consultation events. Please see this poster…
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Carers for Children and Young People with SEND

Last changed: Wednesday 10 August, 2016

Information for children, young people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) and their parents/carers As part of the changes within the Children and Families Bill, local authorities are required to develop a ‘Local Offer’, which will provide information for children, young people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND)…
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