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

Archive: Feb 2020

Last changed: Friday 30 July, 2021

Choices Issue 110 – March 2020 out now!

Last changed: Monday 30 November, 2020

In this issue: Carers’ Allowance clawback criticism25th AnniversaryCouch to 5k appCare@ thumbs upBlue badge changesYoung carers …and much more! Please let us know what you think and suggest content you would like to see in future issues. Choices 110 March 2020Download Visit the archive of …
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Young carer Angel in the news

Last changed: Wednesday 4 March, 2020

Did you see young carer Angel in The Telegraph & Argus last week? Wow, what an amazing young woman she is. Read all about her via the link, and please encourage any young carers you know to sign up with us for support. https://www.thetelegraphandargus.co.uk/news/18225213.angel-one-thousands-child-carers-region/?ref=twtrec Link: Meet Angel, the 11-year-old…
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Well done to volunteer Peter

Last changed: Wednesday 4 March, 2020

Well done to Peter Hargreaves, who was shortlisted for a Craven Community Champions Award in the Volunteer of the Year category after supporting us for four years. He was at the ceremony and congratulated winner Pat Wardman, who is 90 and has been volunteering for 30 years! Peter has supported…
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Volunteers sought for Carers’ Time Off service

Last changed: Friday 7 February, 2020

Our Carers’ Time Off service has welcomed Julie Hallat to the team as a coordinator in the Ripon and rural area and she’s looking for volunteers to befriend cared-for people so carers can have a break. If you can help, please email jhallatt@carersresource.org. Enquiries about volunteering in the Harrogate…
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Shipley Clothes Swop

Last changed: Wednesday 12 February, 2020

Our Parent Carer Club in Bradford is holding a Clothes Swop on Thu 13 Feb, 11am-1pm, in our Shipley office with a £3 entry fee to raise money for us. So clear out those clothes that you haven’t worn for a long time, or that you no longer need, and…
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Crisps

Last changed: Friday 7 February, 2020

Huge thanks to Kirkgate Centre for your support by collecting empty crisp and crisp multipack packets to raise money for us. Other organisations collecting include Pulse 1, Little Daisy’s (Indoor Play & Party Venue for under 5’s) and LCF Law. If you have a load of crisp packets at home,…
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Information drop-ins

Last changed: Wednesday 12 February, 2020

Got a question, need a fact sheet, want advice about your caring situation? Find the answers at our NEW Information Drop-ins in our Bradford and Skipton offices. Dates and times below. Just turn up. See all our events including these on our events calendar. 12 Feb: Amended Harrogate times!…
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