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

Archive: Nov 2016

Last changed: Friday 5 March, 2021

New vacancies at our Bradford office

Last changed: Friday 25 November, 2016

We’re delighted to be recruiting for two posts based at our Bradford office in Shipley: an Information Officer and a Business Support Officer. Full details on our jobs page. Both these posts close at Noon on Monday 19 December 2016.
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Carers Rights Day 2016

Last changed: Friday 25 November, 2016
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November 25 2016 is Carers Rights Day and this year’s theme is “Missing out? Know your rights as a carer”. We’ve been running a poster campaign aimed at making people aware that they are a carer in the first place. It’s impossible to assert your rights as a carer if…
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New vacancy at Home from Hospital

Last changed: Thursday 24 November, 2016

Carers’ Resource is seeking to employ a Home from Hospital Coordinator based at our Bradford office in Shipley. Full details on our jobs page. This vacancy closes at Noon on Monday 12 December 2016.
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Care@ steps in

Last changed: Tuesday 22 November, 2016

When First to Care in Skipton had to suddenly stop providing home care due to ill health our very own not-for-profit Care@Carers’ Resource service (Care.Carers’ Resource) stepped in to take on clients and some staff. This article in the Craven Herald covers the story: http://www.cravenherald.co.uk/news/14908427.Charity_steps_in_to_provide_home_care/ Link: Charity steps in…
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Choices Issue 97 – December 2016 out now!

Last changed: Monday 21 November, 2016
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In this issue: Emergency planning Carers’ input Chris Whiley reflects on her first year at Carers’ Resource Parent carers… …and much more! Please let us know what you think and suggest content you would like to see in future issues. Visit the archive of recent Choices issues.
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Carers Time Off in the news

Last changed: Monday 14 November, 2016

“Without volunteers, I wouldn’t have survived, and one of the biggest assets is knowing that he is safe and has got someone with him,” says carer Elaine. Read all about our Carers Time Off service in Harrogate which is helping carers to get a break, while also enriching the lives…
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Chime for Me?

Last changed: Monday 14 November, 2016

The bells have been ringing out at the Time for Me get-together. Members had a go at hand-bell ringing at their monthly group at The Hub in Steeton. Bingley Hand Bell Ringers brought their bells and music and it definitely chimed well with the carers and over 50s. The musical…
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We’re backing a campaign to tackle isolation

Last changed: Tuesday 1 November, 2016

Carers’ Resource is proud to be backing the Harrogate Advertiser’s Ending Loneliness campaign. The Harrogate weekly paper’s new campaign reflects the work we do right across the board to help ensure carers, their families, and vulnerable people are given the support they need to have a good quality of life.
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