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

Archive: May 2017

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Getting ready for Carers Week 2017

Last changed: Wednesday 31 May, 2017
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We’re busy getting ready for this year’s Carers Week which this year is 11-18 June. As usual we’ve got information stands and drop-ins during the week and there are a other events taking place as well. For more information see our Carers Week page as well as page…

Choices Issue 99 – June 2017 out now!

Last changed: Monday 22 May, 2017
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In this issue: Look ahead to Carers’ Week Volunteering PIP Case studies …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.

Parent Carers Forum

Last changed: Wednesday 17 May, 2017

Calling all parent in Bradford district – what will you do during the six-week break? Get advice at Parents’ Forum event on Friday, 19 May, 10am to 1.30 pm, at Cottingley Cornerstone Centre, Littlelands, Bingley, BD16 1AL. See below for details:…

Dementia Awareness Week

Last changed: Tuesday 16 May, 2017

It’s and we’re united against #dementia. Set to be the 21st century’s biggest killer dementia will affect us all. We’re here to support carers of those with dementia and their families. Help make society more dementia friendly and become a #DementiaFriend.…

Upcoming Carers Forum

Last changed: Monday 15 May, 2017

Come along to our carers forum and share your views. Shipley office, 24 May, 1.30pm to 3pm Skipton office, Broughton Hall Business Park,on Wednesday, 21 June, 10am to noon. Carers’ Resource Chief Executive Chris Whiley said: “The forum will give carers the chance to come together to discuss issues…

Best Year Ever for Easter Chicks Fundraiser!

Last changed: Thursday 11 May, 2017

It’s been cracking year for the knitted chicks! It’s officially the BEST year ever for our Easter chicks fundraiser– 1,648 sold and £3,633 raised. This was our TENTH year of the chicks. Thanks to our wonderful knitters, decorators, sellers and buyers, and our generous sponsor Cadbury. We have raised…

Flower Arranging Demo

Last changed: Wednesday 10 May, 2017

A few places left for this Friday’s flower arranging demonstration! Learn how to make the flowers you pick up at the supermarket go a bit further. – Friday 12th May, 2pm – 3:30pm – £2 entry on the door incl. refreshments “At 25, Yvonne gave up work to care…

New Trustees wanted

Last changed: Friday 5 May, 2017

We are looking for more Trustees to join our board. If you’re interested please get in touch. Closing date for applications to join the board is Wednesday 31 May 2017. Trustees…