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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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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NEW wellbeing group for carers

Last changed: Wednesday 12 October, 2016

Stress-busting, relaxation and positive thinking are on offer for carers at a new wellbeing group in Bradford. Live Well, Care Well is all about trying different ways to improve your own health and how to feel good. Topics include recognising and managing stress, how to free up your life and…
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Hampers bring festive cheer for families

Last changed: Wednesday 10 August, 2016

Young carers and their families in Harrogate and Craven are set to have some of the Christmas stress lifted thanks to a special delivery. For we have received a bumper donation and our staff are now distributing some 90 food hampers and 155 gifts – all thanks to the generosity…
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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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Gift of friendship supports carers group

Last changed: Tuesday 25 August, 2015

A social group for carers is firing on all cylinders after scooping sponsorship from a Harrogate-based gas company. The Friendship Group at our Harrogate office is celebrating after receiving a generous £2,000 from commercial gas suppliers CNG – to help mark the 20-year anniversary of Carers’ Resource. And businesses and…
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