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

Archive: Jan 2016

Last changed: Friday 14 May, 2021

Callum is proud to be a young carer

Last changed: Wednesday 10 August, 2016

Sporty Callum Filkin is one of thousands of children in Yorkshire who care for a sibling who is sick or has a disability. The 11-year-old helps look after brother Alfie, three, who has Down’s syndrome and a heart defect (AVSD) which has resulted in him having to be fed through…
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Spotlight on Young Carers

Last changed: Wednesday 10 August, 2016

Young Carers Awareness Day – Thursday, January 28 2016 – shines a spotlight on the role of young carers across the UK. It recognises the vast range of tasks young carers carry out, day-in-day-out – highlighting how some children are missing out on their childhoods because they are looking…
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Chris Whiley – Chief Executive Officer

Last changed: Wednesday 9 December, 2020

Christine Whiley is the Chief executive Officer of the Carers Resource, a post she took up in October 2015. Prior to that she was CEO for a children and young people’s emotional health and wellbeing charity in Cheshire. She started her working life as a youth and community worker operating in both the voluntary and statutory sectors in a wide variety of roles. working in partnership with an extensive range of agencies.
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North Yorkshire PACT – Post 16 Provision meeting

Last changed: Tuesday 9 August, 2016

Do you live in North Yorkshire? Is your child approaching 16 and you are looking at future options for them? Has your child left school at 16 and moved on? North Yorkshire PACT are holding a meeting all about post 16 provision. Date: Wednesday 20th January 2016 from 6.30pm to…
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Bradford District Care Trust – Board on the Road

Last changed: Tuesday 9 August, 2016

Later this month, Bradford District Care Trust (BDCT) will be holding a lunchtime event where members, our staff and other local people can find out about the importance of being a member of our Trust and the benefits this brings. The Trust’s Governors and a Trust member will be giving…
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New Vacancies at Carers’ Resource

Last changed: Tuesday 9 August, 2016

We are currently recruiting for the following posts: [display-posts post_type=”jobs” id=”10022, 10024″] Recruitment for these posts closes at Noon on 27 January 2016. See all current vacancies.
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Have your say now on Bradford health services

Last changed: Thursday 7 January, 2016

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) will inspect Bradford Teaching Hospitals Foundation Trust on Monday, 11 January 2016. Patients, carers and families who have used Trust services in the last 12 months are invited to share their experiences ahead of the inspection. Feedback will help build a picture of current performance…
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