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

Archive: Jul 2017

Last changed: Saturday 24 July, 2021

Worth Connecting in the T&A

Last changed: Wednesday 26 July, 2017

Emma Clayton’s column in the T&A today features the Worth Connecting project, which teaches over-55s to use the internet. To know more, to take part in the sessions, or to volunteer, have a look at the article and get in touch with Saiuqa Raney on 01274 449660 or info@worthconnecting.org.
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Worth Connecting Launch

Last changed: Friday 21 July, 2017

Great coverage in the Keighley News about the Worth Connecting project which helps over 55s in the Bradford district get connected online. We are the lead partner of the three-year Big Lottery funded scheme which aims to encourage older people who live alone to learn and develop IT skills. Launched…
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Harrogate Carers’ Forum

Last changed: Friday 21 July, 2017

Harrogate Carers’ Forum Have your say on issues that are important to carers. Join us on Wednesday 26 July 2pm to 3.30pm at the Harrogate office 11 North Park Road for more information call 01423 500555…
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Tuesday Evening Groups in August

Last changed: Friday 21 July, 2017

PLEASE NOTE: Our Bradford office, Shipley, will NOT be opening later on Tuesdays in August. No evening groups will be held on Tuesdays. This is due to staff holidays. Tuesday later opening times will resume in September. Wishing you all a lovely summer!…
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Craven Carers Forum

Last changed: Tuesday 18 July, 2017

Craven Carers Forum, Friday 21 July, 10am-11.30am at Carers’ Resource Craven offfice, Broughton Hall, Skipton. For more details contact Candy Squire-Watt on 01756 700888…
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Bradford Carers’ Forum

Last changed: Tuesday 18 July, 2017

It’s the Bradford Carers’ Forum on Thursday, 20 July, at our Bradford office in Shipley, 1.30pm to 3pm. It’s an opportunity for you to share any issues or concerns you may have as a carer with others who understand. We will also feeback on our Carers Week activities and update…
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Volunteers Wanted for New IT Groups!

Last changed: Thursday 13 July, 2017

We have two new groups starting in Shipley and Baildon for the Worth Connecting Project – could you help out? If you have a tablet and could help someone else learn how to use one, we’d love to hear from you! info@worthconnecting.org or 01274 449660 for more info. Link:…
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Time for Me Sports Day Huge Success!

Last changed: Thursday 13 July, 2017

Everyone was a winner at the Time for Me summer sports day! The monthly group enjoyed games of volley ball and egg-and-spoon races, as well as reminiscing with the ‘memory ball’. The group meets on the second Tuesday of the month at The Hub, Stone Grove, Steeton, 10am to 12pm,…
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Harrogate Music Event raises over £1000!

Last changed: Tuesday 4 July, 2017

A huge thank you to Marilynne Davies, Beati, the Halcyon Singers and the Starbeck Primary School Djembe Drummers for raising a magnificent £1106 for young carers at their recent Music for a Summer Evening at St Robert’s church in Harrogate. Thanks to everyone who came along and supported the…
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Success for Care 2 Cycle!

Last changed: Tuesday 4 July, 2017

We joined forces with Healthy Life Cycles, Bradford, for a carers’ cycling taster session in Lister Park. Among the bikes on offer was a tandem, which was given a trial by our CEO Chris Whiley. Parent carers also came along to check out the Care 2 Cycle event. Thanks to…
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