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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Carers Week!

It’s #carersweek and every day this week we’ll be releasing a top tip from Emma Taylor of Dyneley House Surgery, #Skipton, on how to stay healthy and connected. Today’s tip is to keep talking. Emma says: “Try to socialise and keep in touch with your contacts to avoid becoming…
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Time Out for Tea

Fancy helping unpaid carers by eating cake? You can do just that by hosting a tea party or coffee morning and donating the proceeds to us. Download a Time Out For Tea fundraising pack to get started. https://buff.ly/2xsmQdu It’s got loads of tips on what you could do, and…
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Carers Week: 11-17 June

Carers Week is June 11-18 and we’ve got LOADS planned: information stands, relaxation classes, Dementia Friendly training, afternoon teas, craft sessions and more, culminating in a big event with the University of Bradford at which we’ll launch our impact report, highlighting our work with carers in the past year. For…
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New Choices Letter!

Our Choices newsletter will hit your doormats this week, but if you can’t wait that long you can download it Boring GDPR alert – If you want to carry on receiving Choices and other info from us, please make sure you fill in & return the form on p4 or…
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Archbishop of Canterbury praises Knitters

Well done to our volunteer knitters, who have been praised by the Archbishop of Canterbury for raising more than £3,000 for Carers’ Resource! https://www.harrogate-news.co.uk/2018/05/16/justin-welby-praises-charity-knitters/ Link: Justin Welby praises charity knitters — Harrogate Informer…
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Time for Tea

Could your brew raise money to give carers time out? Help us by hosting a tea party at your home or office during Carers Week June 11 – 17. There are so many things you could do: Invite your friends over for tea and a picnic in the garden and…
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Healthy Heat Scheme

If you or the person you care for live in Bradford and have a long-term illness which is made worse because of cold living conditions, you could get support from the Healthy Heat scheme. The initiative offers free and personalised help with heating and insulation. Find out more and check…
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Afternoon Tea in Bradford!

If you’re a carer and fancy afternoon tea for just £2, head to The Storehouse, Bradford, on 16 May 1pm-3pm. Contact organiser Richard Dunbar, rdunbar@carersresource.org or 01274 449660, to book. All carers and the people they care for are welcome. NB The building doesn’t have lift access.
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Bronte Vintage Gathering!

Come to see us on Saturday at the Bronte Vintage Gathering, near Cullingworth, where we will have a stall https://buff.ly/2FVIQwt. We’ll be selling funky knitted hats, scarves and blankets & we’ll also be playing a straw game (all prize donations such as chocolate, wine, unwanted Christmas/birthday presents etc are…
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FREE spring party by the Keighley Rotary Club!

Carers and the people they care for are invited to a FREE spring party with afternoon tea and entertainment on Tue 29 May from 2-4pm. The Keighley Rotary Club is kindly hosting the event at Keighley Civic Centre. Places are limited, so booking is essential: call Sarah Wademan on 01274…
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