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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Last changed: Sunday 16 May, 2021

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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Open day to show professionals how we support carers and clients

Last changed: Tuesday 7 February, 2017

Professionals who work with carers and vulnerable people will be able to find out about the wide range of services on offer at our Bradford district open day. It will be held at our office in Shipley on Wednesday, 15 February, 10am to 12.30pm. Colleagues working in Bradford, Airedale, Wharfedale…
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HARROGATE YOUNG CARERS NEED YOU!

Last changed: Thursday 26 January, 2017
Harrogate Young Carers Need You

NEW fundraising drive to boost ongoing support for Harrogate Young Carers Support Young Carers –DONATE HERE! We are today launching a new fundraising campaign to help secure vital ongoing support for Harrogate and Knaresborough’s children and young people who look after a parent or sibling with an illness…
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Newly-funded CReate service has special focus on working carers

Last changed: Monday 9 January, 2017
Our new CReate team

Carers juggling a job and the demands of looking after someone are the special focus our newly-funded CReate service. We have been awarded Big Lottery Reaching Communities funding for the four-year CReate programme – Carers’ Resource Employment and Training Enterprise. This service aims to help carers to stay…
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We’re backing a campaign to tackle isolation

Last changed: Tuesday 1 November, 2016

Carers’ Resource is proud to be backing the Harrogate Advertiser’s Ending Loneliness campaign. The Harrogate weekly paper’s new campaign reflects the work we do right across the board to help ensure carers, their families, and vulnerable people are given the support they need to have a good quality of life.
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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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Calling all Co-op shoppers in Harrogate – young carers need you!

Last changed: Wednesday 28 September, 2016

Help support Harrogate Young Carers when you’re doing your shopping at the Co-op stores in PANNAL and LEEDS ROAD, Harrogate. The Co-op has launched it new Community Fund and Harrogate Young Carers’ service  is to benefit from contributions for the next six months. Our Young Carers’ Service relies on donations…
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Young carers’ summer to remember

Last changed: Wednesday 28 September, 2016

From climbing walls to sailing the high seas – young carers in Craven and Harrogate  who look after a parent or sibling enjoyed a special summer of activities – thanks to the generosity of supporters across the district. Children, some as young as seven, were treated to trips and daring…
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Open day for professionals

Last changed: Tuesday 23 August, 2016

We’re holding a Professional Open Day for colleagues working in Bradford, Airedale, Wharfedale and Craven. On: Tuesday, 13 September, 10am – noon. We will give colleagues who support carers a flavour of what we offer, including: Integrated Carers’ Service Carer support, planning for emergencies, information CReate – information, advice and…
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