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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New Structures in Health and Care

Last changed: Wednesday 10 August, 2016

Policy briefing for the voluntary sector The briefing document available through the link below provides an overview of the main changes to health and care structures. These changes impact on the voluntary sector and the people it supports. The briefing is in line with Regional Voices’ aims as a strategic partner to the…
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Carers UK briefing – what the budget means for carers.

Last changed: Wednesday 10 August, 2016

Budget 2013: what it means for carers This briefing is a short summary of the major areas of the ways in which the March 2013 Budget will affect carers and their families. In addition to downgrading forecasts for economic growth, the Chancellor announced a number of tax changes…
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Easter Chicks update…1500 on sale now

Last changed: Tuesday 19 March, 2013

Thanks to our army of knitters we have over 1500 chicks on sale at various outlets.  Special editions were created for the Bradford City team and we received a special request from Team Sky for our Bradley chicks. Click on the links below for more details.
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Provision of unpaid care in England & Wales

Last changed: Wednesday 10 August, 2016

Based on 2011 Census data, with an overview of key findings at regional and local authority level and by area deprivation groupings: http://www.ons.gov.uk/ons/rel/census/2011-census-analysis/provision-of-unpaid-care-in-england-and-wales–2011/art-provision-of-unpaid-care.html…
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Job Vacancy – Head of Care Provision

Last changed: Wednesday 10 August, 2016

We are currently advertising to recruit a Head of Care Provision. We are seeking a dynamic and commercially-focused individual to develop our existing services providing care/respite for carers and for those needing care and support in their own homes, whilst designing and marketing a range of new services.
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Home from Hospital Scheme Expanding Across Bradford

Last changed: Tuesday 19 February, 2013

ITV Calendar News and The Telegraph and Argus have ran a stories regarding our Home From Hospital scheme expanding across Bradford this week. The ITV Calendar News article can be found here and you can read the Telegraph & Argus article here. Please also visit our…
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Home from Hospital scheme expands across Bradford and Airedale

Last changed: Friday 25 September, 2015

Easing hospital patients into everyday life poised to expand across Bradford and Airedale For Ilkley pensioner Kempton Cannon, returning to his empty house after a spell in hospital was set to be a daunting prospect. The 90-year-old former painter and decorator from Addingham was anxious about how he would cope…
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Parliament would Like to hear of carers’ experiences

Last changed: Wednesday 10 August, 2016

We would like to let you know about an opportunity for carers to give their views and experiences to a Parliamentary Committee. The Joint Committee on the draft Care and Support Bill, chaired by Paul Burstow MP, is conducting pre-legislative scrutiny of the draft Bill and has set up a…
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The Times Carers Supplement

Last changed: Wednesday 10 August, 2016

We are pleased to share the first edition of the Times Carer Supplement. This is a pilot edition included in all copies of the Times sold in the North of England and Scotland on Tuesday December 18th, a distribution of around 275,000 copies. The Times will also be distributing a…
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