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


Free break for carers

Last changed: Wednesday 11 September, 2019

The wonderful owners of a bed and breakfast near Gargrave are offering FREE two-night breaks during the week of Mon 11 Nov to Sat 16 Nov. The stays – for the carer on their own, or with someone who isn’t the cared-for person – would be a true…

Young carers stranded by floods!

Last changed: Wednesday 31 July, 2019

Twelve of our young carers aged 11-16 had to sleep on the dining room floor of a semi-flooded youth hostel after being stranded by floods yesterday. The young people and two young carer workers were on an outing to Marrick Priory outdoor centre when they cut the trip short due…

Bradford District carers’ experience survey

Last changed: Thursday 13 June, 2019

We are asking all our Bradford District based carers to complete Bradford Council’s carers’ experience survey and help influence the development adult social care services to make sure they take carers into account. Complete the survey online: Carers Experience Survey Bradford Council provides a range of services, either…

Choices Issue 107 – June 2019 out now!

Last changed: Thursday 22 August, 2019

Please let us know what you think and suggest content you would like to see in future issues. choices-107-june-2019Download Visit the archive of recent Choices issues.

Pamper sessions

Last changed: Thursday 25 April, 2019

Get a 20-minute pamper session for just £8! There are still slots available for our carer holistic therapy session on Wed 1 May at our Skipton office. Choose from Reiki, an Indian massage or a hand/arm massage (the other therapies are already sold out). Come on your own for…

High Sheriff awards

Last changed: Thursday 25 April, 2019

Well done to nine carers we work with across West Yorkshire and Harrogate who we nominated for a High Sheriff award for going above and beyond. The carers were Sal Goodman, Grace Summersgill, Chris Whitfield, Judy Steele, Jamie Lowbridge, Satveer Sahota, Nora Dawson, Maria Cartwright and Liz Ruddle. WELL DONE!…

Carers not claiming Carer’s Credit

Last changed: Wednesday 20 March, 2019

More than 90% of unpaid who are eligible do not claim Carer’s Credit – a National Insurance credit that helps plug gaps in your National Insurance record on which your state pension is based. Find out more via the link and check eligibility/apply here: Link:…