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

Carers' Resource - You care for them, we care for you


The Carers’ Show broadcast on 6 August Published: Wednesday 8 August, 2018

The latest edition of The Carers’ Show was broadcast on BCB Radio 106.6fm on Monday 6 August 3-4pm and was repeated today, Wednesday 8 August 12-1pm. Don’t worry if you didn’t manage to tune in and listen live – click below to play the recording at a time that suits…

Read our strategic plan Published: Thursday 26 July, 2018

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If you’re interested in having an insight into how Carers’ Resource plans to operate and improve over the next couple of years, and what areas we are likely to focus more of our attention on, you can read our strategic plan for 2018 which is now available on the…

Database support wanted! Published: Tuesday 24 July, 2018

We’re looking for a company to provide technical support and development for our database system. Details are in our tender specification.

Grace ran the Silsden Murder Mile Published: Thursday 19 July, 2018

Thanks to carer and volunteer Grace, who took part in the Silsden Murder Mile earlier this month to raise awareness of unpaid carers and what we do here at Carers’ Resource. She ran uphill for a mile! We’re tired just thinking about it… If you want to take part in…

Volunteers Wanted! Published: Monday 9 July, 2018

Do you want to help improve social care services in North Yorkshire? If so, you could volunteer to become a lay visitor. The role involves you talking to and getting the views of people who are using the same service as you or a relative you #care for. Training,…

Resilience Workshop Published: Tuesday 3 July, 2018

Want to know some simple tips and fun techniques to boost your ability to bounce back after life’s challenges? Sometimes we find ourselves in thick mist and can’t see how there could be a way out. Unpaid are invited to our #resilience workshop this Wednesday 4 July,…

First Aid Workshop Published: Tuesday 3 July, 2018

Unpaid are invited to our first aid workshop on Thursday 26 July, 10.30am-2.30pm at our offices in #Shipley (Park View Court, St Paul’s Road). Learn key skills to use in a medical emergency such as responding to seizures, strokes, unconsciousness, wounds, head injuries, fractures and allergies. A…

Carers Week! Published: Monday 11 June, 2018

It’s #carersweek and every day this week we’ll be releasing a top tip from Emma Taylor of Dyneley House Surgery, #Skipton, on how to stay healthy and connected. Today’s tip is to keep talking. Emma says: “Try to socialise and keep in touch with your contacts to avoid becoming…

A day in the life of a carer Published: Wednesday 6 June, 2018

We recently filmed a day in Elizabeth’s life as she cares for her sister Shirley. It was very moving. Please watch our short video.