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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Last changed: Wednesday 3 March, 2021

Project with Positive Minds gets lottery funding

Last changed: Tuesday 13 December, 2016

We’re celebrating! Carers’ Resource and Positive Minds have been awarded Big Lottery funding to run a special project aimed at tackling isolation among older people. The IT scheme will connect older people across the Bradford district to computer technology. The money will be spread over three years to help over-65s…
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Time for Me at Christmas

Last changed: Tuesday 13 December, 2016

“All warm and fuzzy” was how one member of the Time for Me group said she felt after today’s wonderful Christmas do. Ukulele band Three Chord Max was back by popular demand for the festive get-together at The Hub in Steeton. And the group’s volunteer Helen also joined the band…
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Carers’ Resource in the Press

Last changed: Monday 12 December, 2016

Excellent coverage in the Craven Herald featuring comments from Skipton carer Sally and the support she’s received from Carers’ Resource. Recent research published as part of Carers Rights Day by Carers UK shows that those looking after older or disabled loved ones are missing out on vital practical and financial…
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Carers’ Resource in the News again

Last changed: Tuesday 6 December, 2016

We’re the focus of a great feature in the Telegraph & Argus about a new report which says carers miss out on vital support – damaging their own health and finances. Carers’ Resource Director Chris Whiley speaks about how so often people don’t recognise themselves as ‘a carer’, thus…
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Care@ steps in

Last changed: Tuesday 22 November, 2016

When First to Care in Skipton had to suddenly stop providing home care due to ill health our very own not-for-profit Care@Carers’ Resource service (Care.Carers’ Resource) stepped in to take on clients and some staff. This article in the Craven Herald covers the story: http://www.cravenherald.co.uk/news/14908427.Charity_steps_in_to_provide_home_care/ Link: Charity steps in…
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Carers Time Off in the news

Last changed: Monday 14 November, 2016

“Without volunteers, I wouldn’t have survived, and one of the biggest assets is knowing that he is safe and has got someone with him,” says carer Elaine. Read all about our Carers Time Off service in Harrogate which is helping carers to get a break, while also enriching the lives…
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Chime for Me?

Last changed: Monday 14 November, 2016

The bells have been ringing out at the Time for Me get-together. Members had a go at hand-bell ringing at their monthly group at The Hub in Steeton. Bingley Hand Bell Ringers brought their bells and music and it definitely chimed well with the carers and over 50s. The musical…
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