Education and training for carers

Would you like to take up learning or do some training?  York Carers Centre can help you get started.  We may be able to help with:

  • Exploring your ideas and options
  • Application processes
  • Accessing funding

To talk to someone or arrange a meeting, please contact Shirley at or the main York Carers Centre phone number. Below are some links to website which might also be useful:

For training specifically related to your caring role, you can visit the following links for courses and information:

  • York Workforce Development Unit – Access to a number of courses (many free) including first aid, managing challenging behaviour, nutrition, autism awareness and many more  –

York Carers Centre also run useful events such legal clinics and information sessions on power of attorney.  To find out when these take place, please visit our events page