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 Vacancies March 2018

Last changed: Wednesday 14 March, 2018

Do you have excellent office skills? We are looking for new recruits to join our data and administration teams in Bradford and Skipton. The Admin Assistant vacancy closes on Tuesday 20 March 2018 and the Assistant Data Analyst Intern opportunity closes on Wednesday 28 March 2018. Details of both part-time…
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**NOTICE** Wednesday 28 February bad weather

Last changed: Wednesday 28 February, 2018

NOTICE Wednesday 28 February bad weather Due to today’s weather conditions we advise that people DO NOT visit our offices. Travel conditions mean staff are struggling to get to work and we will be closing all our offices early.
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Bingley Physiotherapy Practice supporting us!

Last changed: Wednesday 21 February, 2018

The Bingley Physiotherapy Practice has chosen Carers’ Resource as one of its three charities of the year. As a result, it is kindly offering reduced-price massage and reflexology treatments for carers who are registered with us. 30-minute seated acupressure or reflexology appointments are available on Weds 28 Feb from 5pm…
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Where is the Carers Strategy?

Last changed: Friday 2 February, 2018

The Government’s Carers Strategy is meant to set out what more can be done to support unpaid carers. Consultation on it closed in July 2016. We were told the results would be published by late 2016. We’re still waiting. In the Commons in December, the then Care Minister said an…
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Bradford Special Educational Needs and Disabilities consultation

Last changed: Friday 2 February, 2018

Parent carers and your families – we have had an email to say the number of staff in the special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) portage home visiting team in Bradford district could be reduced by 50% under new proposals. The team may also no longer be based centrally. Details…
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Safer Internet Day

Last changed: Thursday 1 February, 2018

Worried about using the internet? Next week CEO Chris Whiley will be opening Bradford’s Safer Internet Day event and will be talking about how although it’s sensible to be wary of risks associated with the internet, it is an important tool which we need to find ways to use. Saiuqa…
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Thank you to our knitters

Last changed: Friday 2 February, 2018

We are so proud of our volunteer knitters who handmade Christmas decorations and sold them raising £2,150 for unpaid carers. Read about our festive fundraiser in the Harrogate Informer’s article: http://bit.ly/2nrqkop. Our knitters are already making Easter chicks for this spring and we would like to welcome more volunteers on…
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Trustees wanted!

Last changed: Thursday 18 January, 2018

We are looking for new members to join our team of trustees. We are particularly looking for people from black and minority ethnic communities as these are currently under-represented on our board. See the full opportunity post for more.
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Time For Me

Last changed: Tuesday 16 January, 2018

Our Time For Me group for and over-50s was entertained by the Lemon Tree Lunchalele ukulele group last week. It next meets Tue 9 Jan, 10am-noon, The Hub, Stone Grove, BD20 6TQ. £2, including refreshments. Call Val Stewart @ Carers’ Resource 01274 449660 for more info. #TimeForMe…
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