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

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Christmas knits

Last changed: Monday 16 December, 2019

Get your hands on one of our knitted Christmas decorations before they sell out! Our volunteers have created hundreds of them and they are on sale priced £2 each at: • All Carers’ Resource offices• Harrogate Hair and Beauty• Kathryn Elliott Osteopaths, Knaresborough• Little Daisy’s (Indoor Play & Party Venue…
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A big “Thank you!”

Last changed: Monday 16 December, 2019

Thanks to everyone who donated more than 380 presents and 80 hampers to support young and their families in the Skipton, Harrogate and Bradford districts this Christmas. Particular thanks to local Department for Work and Pensions – DWP staff, RAF Menwith Hill, and our van driver Alison! These…
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Chief Exec of Carers Trust visit

Last changed: Monday 16 December, 2019

Gareth Howells became the chief executive of national charity Carers Trust earlier this month, and we’re delighted he came to see us yesterday – so soon into his new role. Gareth says: “I’m looking forward to working with our trustees, staff, network partners & unpaid carers to improve support, services…
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Carers on the radio

Last changed: Monday 2 December, 2019

Did you catch us on BCB Radio? Our chief executive Chris Whiley and communications officer Caroline Firth featured on an hour-long show devoted to and Carers’ Resource – with all the songs picked by carers. Listen again via the link. Link: BCB Listen Again – BCB Listen…
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Carers Rights Day

Last changed: Thursday 21 November, 2019

Happy national #CarersRightsDay! The theme this year is “finding your way”, so we’ve distributed 2,000 posters that signpost unpaid to our web page www.carersresource.org/find-your-way/ which contains key information about accessing benefits and allowances. Comment if you would like hard copies of the poster to put up in GP…
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Bradford office 10th anniversary

Last changed: Thursday 21 November, 2019

Thank you to everyone who came to celebrate with us – it’s 10 years since we opened our office in #Bradford! Loads of #carers, #volunteers, former staff, and professional partners came to help us eat cake and fill up our time capsule. Here’s to another 10 years!…
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Carers’ Resource on the radio

Last changed: Thursday 21 November, 2019

We’re being interviewed for a 1hr show on BCB Radio this week to mark our 10-yr anniversary in #Bradford. We can play 10 songs, so we want to help choose them! Comment below to tell us your favourite song and why it is so special to you, or…
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Volunteer Phil up for an award

Last changed: Thursday 21 November, 2019

We are so proud to say our “mighty fine” volunteer of five years Phil Kirtley has been nominated for an award – and he needs your help to win. Vote via this link and SHARE! His category is no.9: Volunteers. Phil is up for a Community Stars Award for helping…
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Free break for carers

Last changed: Wednesday 11 September, 2019

The wonderful owners of a bed and breakfast near Gargrave are offering FREE two-night breaks during the week of Mon 11 Nov to Sat 16 Nov. The stays – for the carer on their own, or with someone who isn’t the cared-for person – would be a true…
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