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

health

Come and join our volunteers – lots of exciting roles on offer

Last changed: Tuesday 4 April, 2017

Numerous volunteering opportunities – from helping in the office to supporting people after a stay in hospital – are up for grabs supporting carers and clients in the Bradford district. From making visits to clients at home to helping run social groups for carers, all our volunteers are ‘vital and…
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Retirement on hold for carers – new report

Last changed: Tuesday 7 February, 2017

Carers’ Resource Director Chris Whiley is urging older people who look after a relative or friend to speak out and get vital support, as a new report reveals older carers are putting retirement ‘on hold’. Published today by national charity Carers Trust, ‘Retirement on Hold, Supporting Older Carers’, highlights the…
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‘Carers are neglecting their own health’ – survey reveals

Last changed: Wednesday 10 August, 2016

One in seven carers in Yorkshire neglects their own health due to their caring responsibilities and constraints, according to a new report. The survey was carried out by the Health and Social Care Information Centre (HSCIC) and involved more than 6,200 carers in Yorkshire. It found that less than 40…
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