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

Reports

Last changed: Wednesday 28 July, 2021

Inadequate housing impacts on carers’ health – new report

Last changed: Thursday 18 August, 2016

A new report reveals carers’ and their families’ health could be affected by unsuitable housing. Caring Homes examines the impact of inaccessible housing on carers and their loved ones in the UK. Carers and families need greater choice and flexibility of housing, says report It draws together…
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More needs to be done to support carers – report reaction

Last changed: Wednesday 10 August, 2016

A new report analysing the effects of the Care Act has revealed many carers are still not aware of their right to support. Carers’ Resource Director Chris Whiley recommends the survey’s findings should be used as a tool to ‘further promote and fight for carers’ rights’. Carers’ Resource…
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Rising number of older carers – report reveals

Last changed: Wednesday 10 August, 2016

The number of people in their 80s or older who are relied on as carers has rocketed in the last seven years, according to a new report. Age UK says one in seven of the “oldest old” – an estimated 417,000 people in all – now provides some sort…
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Carers’ centres help boost carers’ skills and wellbeing

Last changed: Wednesday 10 August, 2016

A new report which focused on five carers’ centres – including the Carers’ Resource in Harrogate – has found they offer a great return on investment. The Princess Royal Trust for Carers, which supports a network of carers’ centres across the UK, has produced the…
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Winter Warmth is helping support families

Last changed: Wednesday 17 December, 2014

Our First Contact Winter Warmth is supporting families in need in Bradford and Craven districts. Pleas read our report. Compiled over an operational period of three months,  more than 2,000 individual referrals were made on to agencies for specialist support – including financial…
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Carer Support Pathway in End of Life Care

Last changed: Thursday 6 March, 2014

                                             A report based on a six month pilot project to identify needs and recommend solutions for supporting carers during the ‘final year of life’ phase of a caring role. For the full report, click here.
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An end of life care pathway focused on the carer

Last changed: Thursday 6 March, 2014

Carers play a crucial role in supporting people at the end of life but often they can feel sidelined. Anna Jackson describes a carers support project – and outlines a carers pathway which reminds professionals of their needs – read the full report here.
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