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

Archive: May 2020

Last changed: Friday 30 July, 2021

Choices Issue 111 – June 2020 out now!

Last changed: Monday 30 November, 2020

In this issue: Coronavirus/Covid-19 crisis and support; all the latest on our continuing support for carers and others during the Covid-19 crisis and lockdown, including the continuing delivery of our care service Care@. …and much more! Please let us know what you think and suggest content you would…

Hospital support services continue

Last changed: Friday 15 May, 2020

Our services that support vulnerable patients aged over-55 when they leave hospital are still running. The free Home from Hospital services in the Bradford district and North Yorkshire ease a patient’s return home, help them to rebuild confidence and independence, and aim to prevent hospital readmission. Home from…

Covid-19 testing available for carers and those they live with

Last changed: Wednesday 13 May, 2020

On the 6 May 2020, unpaid carers were added to the list of essential workers prioritised for Covid-19 testing in England. This means that if you or the person you care for develop symptoms that could be caused by coronavirus you now can request to be tested.  Note that the…

Working from home tips

Last changed: Monday 4 May, 2020

Has your home become your office during the coronavirus crisis? If the answer is yes then you and other carers are far from alone. A global army of homeworkers has been raised by lockdown measures. And with social distancing measures likely to be in place for many more months, homeworking…