The 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


Christmas Cards and Novelties for Sale!

Lucy Tiffany & Angela Lloyd Roberts got Knitter Volunteer awards at our conference. They help make our Christmas novelties, which are now on sale at our offices or via staff for £2 each. Our Christmas cards are also on sale priced £2 for 10.

Live Well, Care Well

Live Well, Care Well is our wellbeing group in Bradford – come tonight at 6.15pm when we’ll learn hand massaging. £2. See pic for info

Thanks to Sam Athersmith!

Huge thanks to Sam Athersmith – a volunteer who has helped at Skipton youth group for almost four years. He braved the shave and raised £577.74 for a Craven young carers go-karting session. Thanks also to his colleagues at JN Bentley Ltd, Skipton, for sponsoring him. We appreciate your support.

If you could raise money to support our work please call Anne Wells on 01423 500555 or email

Carer Forums

Come to one of our carer forums – @ our Skipton office, Sept 28, 10-11.30am; Harrogate office Oct 4, 2-4pm; Shipley office Oct 19, 1.30-3pm.

Age UK Conference

We told you last week some of our staff attended Age UK’s conference in Bradford. The Complex Care Team was featured on the day and we’re proud to support carers in our role within this team, working alongside our partners Age UK Bradford and District, Airedale NHS Foundation Trust, Bradford District Care Trust, Yordales Health and Bradford Council.

Link: Conference hears moving accounts of care system, from people who experience it firsthand