Adult carers

Information Stall - Pathway to Recovery

30/04/2024 11:00 am - 2:00 pm | Foss Park Hospital

Are you a carer for someone who is, or has been, a patient in Foss Park Hospital? Come along to an Information Stall to learn about the support available in York.

When: Tuesday 30 April, 11 – 2 pm

Where: Reception, Foss Park Hospital, Haxby Road, York YO31 8TA

There is no need to book, just drop-in.

 

 

Mental Health Carers Group

08/05/2024 7:00 pm - 8:50 pm | Friends Meeting House

These groups are for friends and family supporting someone with mental ill health. The groups provide a break from caring responsibilities and an opportunity to meet other local carers.

Mental Health Carers Group

Some evenings we have discussions led by visiting speakers, other meetings focus on giving each other support, encouragement and sharing coping strategies.

New members are always welcome.

This group is run in partnership with Rethink Mental Illness York Group.

 

When: Wednesday 8 May, 7 – 8.50 pm

Where: Fox Room, Friends Meeting House, Friargate, York, YO1 9RL

Guest speaker: Sarah Smith, Lead Pharmacist | TEWV

 

To book or find out more please call York Carers Centre on 01904 715 490 or email events@yorkcarerscentre.co.uk

To be added to the mailing list to find out about upcoming mental health carer groups please contact lindsey.foster@yorkcarerscentre.co.uk

Information Stall - Pathway to Recovery

14/05/2024 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm | Foss Park Hospital

Are you a carer for someone who is, or has been, a patient in Foss Park Hospital? Come along to an Information Stall to learn about the support available in York.

When: Tuesday 14 May, 1 – 4 pm

Where: Reception, Foss Park Hospital, Haxby Road, York YO31 8TA

There is no need to book, just drop-in.

 

 

Carer Hub West

14/05/2024 1:15 pm - 2:45 pm | The Gateway Centre

We run regular ‘Carer Hubs’ which are friendly support groups for unpaid carers in York.

Why not come along for a cup of tea or coffee and meet other people in a similar situation to you?

Our Carer Support Workers are available to provide free advice and information and can talk to you about issues around your caring role. We also welcome any carers who are not registered with us as we can register people during the group.

You can bring the person you care for or come on your own.

When: Tuesday 14 May 2024, 1.15 – 2.45 pm

Where: The Willow Room, The Gateway Centre, Front Street, York YO24 3BZ

There’s no need to book. Just drop in.

Carers Action Group (CAG)

15/05/2024 10:00 am - 1:00 pm | Friends Meeting House

What issues matter to you as a carer?

The Carers Action Group (CAG) is an opportunity to talk to other local carers, staff from York Carers Centre and professionals, about your experience of being an unpaid carer in York.

We want to hear what has gone well, as well as the difficulties and challenges you have faced – so that feedback from the group can be shared with relevant agencies.

When: Wednesday 15 May, 10 am – 1 pm

Where: Friends Meeting House, Friargate, YO1 9RL

To book or find out more please call York Carers Centre on 01904 715 490 or email events@yorkcarerscentre.co.uk

Information Stall - York Hospital

15/05/2024 10:00 am - 4:00 pm | York Hospital

We have an Information Stall in the main foyer of York Hospital and we are inviting you to come along and find out more about our work.

When: Wednesday 15 May, 10 – 4 pm

Where: Main Foyer, York Hospital, Wiggington Road, Clifton, York, YO31 8HE

There’s no need to book, just drop-in.

Information Stall - Pathway to Recovery

28/05/2024 11:00 am - 2:00 pm | Foss Park Hospital

Are you a carer for someone who is, or has been, a patient in Foss Park Hospital? Come along to an Information Stall to learn about the support available in York.

When: Tuesday 28 May, 11 – 2 pm

Where: Reception, Foss Park Hospital, Haxby Road, York YO31 8TA

There is no need to book, just drop-in.

 

 

Carer Hub North

29/05/2024 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm | Oaken Grove Community Centre

We run regular ‘Carer Hubs’ which are friendly support groups for unpaid carers in York.

Why not come along for a cup of tea or coffee and meet other people in a similar situation to you?

Our Carer Support Workers are available to provide free advice and information and can talk to you about issues around your caring role. We also welcome any carers who are not registered with us as we can register people during the group.

You can bring the person you care for or come on your own.

When: Wednesday 29 May 2024, 1 – 2.30 pm

Where: Oaken Grove Community Centre, Haxby, YO32 3QW

There’s no need to book. Just drop in.

Wellbeing Group for Mental Health Carers

29/05/2024 6:15 pm - 8:00 pm | 30 Clarence Street

These groups are for friends and family supporting someone with mental ill health.

The groups provide a break from caring responsibilities and an opportunity to meet other local carers.

Wellbeing Group for Mental Health Carers

This group is a welcoming and relaxed group for people who support someone with a mental health condition, including caring for: someone in crisis; or someone admitted to, or discharged from Foss Park Hospital.

This group is a time to focus on your wellbeing, chat to others with similar experiences and join in gentle activities.

There are different wellbeing activities each month, with materials and refreshments provided.

The group meet on the last Wednesday of the month.

When: Wednesday 29 May, 6.15 – 8 pm

Where: 30 Clarence Street, York YO31 7EW

For information about upcoming groups and to be added to the mailing list, please contact julie.kay@yorkcarerscentre.co.uk

CARERS WEEK EVENT Substance Misuse and Gambling Carer Marketplace

08/06/2024 10:30 am - 12:30 pm | Friends Meeting House

Addiction can happen to anyone.

Are you affected by a relative or friend’s addiction?

Come along to our marketplace and meet with York Carers Centre staff, representatives from other services and carers who have lived experience.

Find out what support is available in York.

  • Raising Awareness
  • Information & Advice
  • Networking
  • Peer Support
  • Registration

There’s no need to book. Refreshments available.

When: Saturday 8 June, 10.30 – 12.30 pm

Where: Friends Meeting House, Friargate, York YO1 9RL

Information Stall - Pathway to Recovery

11/06/2024 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm | Foss Park Hospital

Are you a carer for someone who is, or has been, a patient in Foss Park Hospital? Come along to an Information Stall to learn about the support available in York.

When: Tuesday 11 June, 1 – 4 pm

Where: Reception, Foss Park Hospital, Haxby Road, York YO31 8TA

There is no need to book, just drop-in.

 

 

CARERS WEEK EVENT Carer Hub West

11/06/2024 1:15 pm - 2:45 pm | The Gateway Centre

We run regular ‘Carer Hubs’ which are friendly support groups for unpaid carers in York.

Why not come along for a cup of tea or coffee and meet other people in a similar situation to you?

Our Carer Support Workers are available to provide free advice and information and can talk to you about issues around your caring role. We also welcome any carers who are not registered with us as we can register people during the group.

You can bring the person you care for or come on your own.

 

When: Tuesday 11 June, 1.15 – 2.45 pm

Where: The Willow Room, The Gateway Centre, Front Street, York YO24 3BZ

There’s no need to book. Just drop in.

Information Stall - Pathway to Recovery

25/06/2024 11:00 am - 2:00 pm | Foss Park Hospital

Are you a carer for someone who is, or has been, a patient in Foss Park Hospital? Come along to an Information Stall to learn about the support available in York.

When: Tuesday 25 June, 11 – 2 pm

Where: Reception, Foss Park Hospital, Haxby Road, York YO31 8TA

There is no need to book, just drop-in.

 

 

Carer Hub North

26/06/2024 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm | Oaken Grove Community Centre

We run regular ‘Carer Hubs’ which are friendly support groups for unpaid carers in York.

Why not come along for a cup of tea or coffee and meet other people in a similar situation to you?

Our Carer Support Workers are available to provide free advice and information and can talk to you about issues around your caring role. We also welcome any carers who are not registered with us as we can register people during the group.

You can bring the person you care for or come on your own.

When: Wednesday 26 June 2024, 1 – 2.30 pm

Where: Oaken Grove Community Centre, Haxby, YO32 3QW

There’s no need to book. Just drop in.