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


Last changed: Wednesday 16 June, 2021

AGM 2020

Last changed: Tuesday 15 September, 2020

You are cordially invited to the Carers’ Resource Annual General Meeting Thursday 15th October 2020 This years AGM will be held virtually with a room set up in our Skipton office for those who do not have digital  access elsewhere, numbers are limited in the office so please book your…

Choices Issue 112 – September 2020 out now!

Last changed: Monday 30 November, 2020

In this issue: Carers Rights DayCarers Week roundupCarers and Covid-1925th Anniversary timeline …and much more! Please let us know what you think and suggest content you would like to see in future issues. Choices 112 September 2020Download Visit the archive of recent Choices issues.

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…

Avoid Covid-19 scams

Last changed: Thursday 11 June, 2020

Unfortunately some people are trying to take advantage of others during this difficult time. Check out this @MoneySavingExpert article so you can protect yourself by being aware of some of the most “popular” scams doing the rounds. Link: WARNING. 15+ coronavirus scams to watch out for and how to…

Street runs fundraising marathon

Last changed: Tuesday 28 April, 2020
Team GB's Brit Tate

Residents on St Johns Rd, Ilkley, have run the length of the London Marathon to raise money for Carers’ Resource, with the first lap completed by Team GB triathlete Brit Tate. Thirty households took part, on what would have been the day of the London Marathon. Their idea came after…

Plan B for carers

Last changed: Thursday 9 April, 2020
The A-team's Colonel Hannibal Smith telling Templteon

Having a back up plan for what to do when a situation changes can be helpful for anyone in any walk of life at any time. For carers faced with the uncertainties and risks of the Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic it can be crucial. Having a plan of what you’ll do…