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

News

Volunteers sought for Carers’ Time Off service

Last changed: Friday 7 February, 2020

Our Carers’ Time Off service has welcomed Julie Hallat to the team as a coordinator in the Ripon and rural area and she’s looking for volunteers to befriend cared-for people so carers can have a break. If you can help, please email jhallatt@carersresource.org. Enquiries about volunteering in the Harrogate…
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Shipley Clothes Swop

Last changed: Wednesday 12 February, 2020

Our Parent Carer Club in Bradford is holding a Clothes Swop on Thu 13 Feb, 11am-1pm, in our Shipley office with a £3 entry fee to raise money for us. So clear out those clothes that you haven’t worn for a long time, or that you no longer need, and…
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Crisps

Last changed: Friday 7 February, 2020

Huge thanks to Kirkgate Centre for your support by collecting empty crisp and crisp multipack packets to raise money for us. Other organisations collecting include Pulse 1, Little Daisy’s (Indoor Play & Party Venue for under 5’s) and LCF Law. If you have a load of crisp packets at home,…
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Information drop-ins

Last changed: Wednesday 12 February, 2020

Got a question, need a fact sheet, want advice about your caring situation? Find the answers at our NEW Information Drop-ins in our Bradford and Skipton offices. Dates and times below. Just turn up. See all our events including these on our events calendar. 12 Feb: Amended Harrogate times!…
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Kooth: mental health service for young people in Bradford and North Yorkshire

Last changed: Wednesday 12 February, 2020

Young people aged 11-18 in need of mental health or emotional support can access free, anonymous, online counselling if they live in the Bradford, Craven or Harrogate districts. The service, called Kooth, features forums, self-help materials, a daily journal and articles written by young people. See the link for more…
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CV and interview skills

Last changed: Tuesday 28 January, 2020

If you’re a carer looking to develop your CV and interview skills, we have two workshops that can help you. Our CReate team will guide you through CV writing, application forms and covering letters on Thu 30 Jan. Also come to our interview skills course on Thu 13 Feb to…
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Developing SEND services in Bradford

Last changed: Tuesday 28 January, 2020

Parents and carers of young people with special educational needs and disability in the Bradford district are being invited by to join workshops with senior staff from across the council and its partners. The aim is to establish common themes for development and to look at how they can improve…
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Venues offering Christmas Day dinners

Last changed: Friday 20 December, 2019

Some venues across the areas we cover are providing free dinners on Christmas Day for people who may otherwise be on their own, or who might need support or people to share the day with – this includes carers and the people they care for. Please note that we are…
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Christmas and New Year opening times

Last changed: Thursday 19 December, 2019

The Harrogate and Shipley offices will be closed on the bank holidays (Wednesday 25 December, Thursday 26 December and Wednesday 1 January). The Skipton office will be closed on the bank holidays and also on Friday 27 December. Carers from the Skipton area who phone on the 27th will…
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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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