15, July 2019
Making Art with Dementia
At both the Skipton Carers’ Resource office and Pioneer Projects, Looking Well Studios, King Street, Bentham, LA2 7HG, simultaneously.
These popular creative sessions are safe, fun and full of care. They are led by an artist with trained volunteers in support. Carers are welcome to take part or come along to the linked monthly carers group. Being involved in the sessions builds confidence and friendships.
Cost: Sessions are charged in blocks. Between £10 and £20 depending on circumstances.
Contact: Please book by contacting Pioneer Projects on 01524 262672 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Wellbeing workshops – Balancing Roles, Achieving Goals
This free four-week course helps carers to focus on their wellbeing and encourages people to feel good about themselves. Carers who attend will look at a range of stress-busting techniques, practise assertiveness exercises and analyse their own and other people’s thinking styles and personality types. They also have a chance to try out a number of different relaxation exercises. Please book.
Contact: Jenny Sengel, 01756 700888, email@example.com
Afternoon Tea/Coffee, Wetherby
Carers and former carers. Drink and a chat in friendly environment with cakes.
Cost: Cost of own food and drink
Third Monday of the month
Contact: Carol Lancaster, 01423 500555, firstname.lastname@example.org