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

Archive: 2020

Last changed: Wednesday 14 April, 2021

Christmas and New Year Opening

Last changed: Wednesday 23 December, 2020

Carers’ Resource offices will be closed on Thursday 24 December and also on the bank holidays (Friday 25 December, Monday 28 December and Friday 1 January). Our offices will be open as normal on other days. Normal for the pandemic anyway!…

Carer ID Card

Last changed: Tuesday 9 March, 2021

Carers’ Resource has launched an ID card that is available to unpaid carers throughout the region we work in: Bradford District, Craven District, and Harrogate and Ripon. Use the ID card to prove that you are a carer registered with Carer’s ResourceIt is free for Carers and easy to apply forThe photo ID…

Carer Advice Line 0808 50 15 939

Last changed: Tuesday 15 December, 2020
Carer Advice Line 0808 50 15 939

Our Carer Advice Line launched on Carers Rights Day 2020. By calling our freephone number 0808 50 15 939 you get straight through to a carer support worker who can help you then and there with your query. It’s a direct line to someone who knows about caring responsibilities and…

Gavin Williams – Head of Operations for Bradford District

Last changed: Wednesday 9 December, 2020

Gavin Williams joined Carers Resource in December 2020 as the Head of Operations for the Bradford District. Gavin has worked within the Carers Trust Network since 2007, his last role was CEO Of Trafford Carers Centre, for five years and has worked in End of Life Care on a research partnership…

Carers Rights Day radio broadcast

Last changed: Monday 7 December, 2020

If you missed our BCB radio broadcast for Carers Rights Day, presented by Nafees Nazir and Carol Devine, you can catch it on BCB’s listen again service. The broadcast starts at about 17 minutes after some gentle exercises for older people.…

Choices Issue 113 – December 2020 out now!

Last changed: Tuesday 12 January, 2021

In this issue: 25 years and a pandemicIndividual Service FundsCarers Allowance …and much more! Please let us know what you think and suggest content you would like to see in future issues. Choices 113 December 2020Download Visit the archive of recent Choices issues.

Thomas packs a punch

Last changed: Monday 30 November, 2020

Thomas with his punch bag Thomas packs a punch “Thomas loves his new punch bag. It gives him something to call his own and provides him with an outlet when he finds the strain of being a Young Carer overwhelming. It’s a great way for him to release tension…