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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Resilience Workshop

Last changed: Tuesday 3 July, 2018

Want to know some simple tips and fun techniques to boost your ability to bounce back after life’s challenges? Sometimes we find ourselves in thick mist and can’t see how there could be a way out. Unpaid are invited to our #resilience workshop this Wednesday 4 July,…
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First Aid Workshop

Last changed: Tuesday 3 July, 2018

Unpaid are invited to our first aid workshop on Thursday 26 July, 10.30am-2.30pm at our offices in #Shipley (Park View Court, St Paul’s Road). Learn key skills to use in a medical emergency such as responding to seizures, strokes, unconsciousness, wounds, head injuries, fractures and allergies. A…
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Carers Week!

Last changed: Monday 11 June, 2018

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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A day in the life of a carer

Last changed: Wednesday 6 June, 2018

We recently filmed a day in Elizabeth’s life as she cares for her sister Shirley. It was very moving. Please watch our short video.
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Bradford Carer’s Survey

Last changed: Wednesday 6 June, 2018
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As part of deciding how services for carers in Bradford District will be prioritised and funded in the future Bradford Council and the local NHS are conducting a survey that they want carers to complete. It is very important that as many carers as possible feed back to the council…
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Time Out for Tea

Last changed: Monday 4 June, 2018

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

Last changed: Monday 4 June, 2018

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!

Last changed: Tuesday 29 May, 2018

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

Last changed: Thursday 24 May, 2018

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

Last changed: Tuesday 22 May, 2018

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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