Adult carers

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.

Information Stall - Pathway to Recovery

09/07/2024 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 9 July, 1 – 4 pm

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

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

 

 

Carer Hub - Acomb

09/07/2024 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 9 July 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.

Information Stall - York Hospital

10/07/2024 10:00 am - 4:00 pm | Foss Park 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 10 July, 10 – 4 pm

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

There’s no need to book.

 

Mental Health Carers Group 

10/07/2024 7:00 pm - 8:50 pm | Friends Meeting House

Some meetings are led by guest speakers, others 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.

Guest speakers 
Charles Nisori, TEWV Director and Dawn Reid, TEVV Carer Support Worker.

When: Wednesday 10 July, 7 – 8.50pm

Where: Friends Meeting House, Friargate, York YO1 9RL
Please check the information board in the foyer for room details.

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

To be added to the mailing list to find out upcoming groups please email lindsey.foster@yorkcarerscentre.co.uk 

Creative Workshops - Exploring Loss and Grief

23/07/2024 10:30 am - 12:30 pm | York Theatre Royal

We are working with Next Door But One theatre group to run a series of workshops where we will use creative writing, art, music and performance to explore feelings of grief and loss.

We welcome all loss experiences; from bereavements to changes in identity, the loss of a relationship, the loss of a job and everything in-between.

The workshops will take place in a relaxed, creative, safe space at York Theatre Royal.

You are welcome to come to one workshop or all the workshops. Each will have a different theme.
Refreshments provided.

“Matt’s leadership was awesome; his openness and understanding were just the right level for even the most closed of us to feel safe to share!”

When: Tuesday(s) 23 July, 20 August, 17 September, 22 October, 19 November, 10.30 – 12.30 pm

Where: Upper Foyer, York Theatre Royal, St Leonard’s Place, York YO1 7HD

The workshops finish with a trip to see the pantomime at York Theatre Royal on Tuesday 17 December, 10.30 am.

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

 

Information Stall - Pathway to Recovery

23/07/2024 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 23 July, 11 – 2 pm

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

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

 

 

Carer Hub - Haxby

31/07/2024 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 31 July 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

31/07/2024 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 31 July, 6.15 – 8 pm

Where: 30 Clarence Street, York YO31 7EW

To book please email julie.kay@yorkcarerscentre.co.uk

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

Information Stall - Pathway to Recovery

06/08/2024 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 6 August, 1 – 4 pm

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

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

 

 

Carers Action Group (CAG)

07/08/2024 10:00 am - 1:00 pm | Friends Meeting House

The CAG brings together carers, York Carers Centre staff and professionals. Carers share their experience of being an unpaid carer in York. We take action by sharing ‘what matters’ with relevant agencies so that changes can be made for the better.

The focus of our next CAG is ‘health experiences of carers and the person they care for.’

New members are always welcome.

When: Wednesday 7 August, 10 – 1 pm (includes lunch)

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

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

Carer Hub - Acomb

13/08/2024 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 13 August 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.

Mental Health Carers Group 

14/08/2024 7:00 pm - 8:50 pm | Friends Meeting House

Some meetings are led by guest speakers, others 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 14 August 7 – 8.50pm

Where: Friends Meeting House, Friargate, York YO1 9RL
Please check the information board in the foyer for room details.

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

To be added to the mailing list to find out upcoming groups please email lindsey.foster@yorkcarerscentre.co.uk 

Creative Workshops - Exploring Loss and Grief

20/08/2024 10:30 am - 12:30 pm | York Theatre Royal

We are working with Next Door But One theatre group to run a series of workshops where we will use creative writing, art, music and performance to explore feelings of grief and loss.

We welcome all loss experiences; from bereavements to changes in identity, the loss of a relationship, the loss of a job and everything in-between.

The workshops will take place in a relaxed, creative, safe space at York Theatre Royal.

You are welcome to come to one workshop or all the workshops. Each will have a different theme.
Refreshments provided.

“Matt’s leadership was awesome; his openness and understanding were just the right level for even the most closed of us to feel safe to share!”

When: Tuesday(s) 23 July, 20 August, 17 September, 22 October, 19 November, 10.30 – 12.30 pm

Where: Upper Foyer, York Theatre Royal, St Leonard’s Place, York YO1 7HD

The workshops finish with a trip to see the pantomime at York Theatre Royal on Tuesday 17 December, 10.30 am.

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

 

Information Stall - Pathway to Recovery

20/08/2024 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 20 August, 11 – 2 pm

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

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

 

 

Carer Hub - Haxby

28/08/2024 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 28 August 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

28/08/2024 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 28 August, 6.15 – 8 pm

Where: 30 Clarence Street, York YO31 7EW

To book please email julie.kay@yorkcarerscentre.co.uk

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

Information Stall - Pathway to Recovery

03/09/2024 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 3 September, 11 – 2 pm

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

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

 

 

Beningborough Hall Trip

04/09/2024 10:30 am - 3:30 pm | Beningborough Hall

Join us for a day trip for carers to National Trust – Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens.

You are welcome to bring the person you care for or come on your own.

Transport can be provided from the city centre or you can meet us there.

Lunch is provided.

**Places are limited so please book early.**

When: Wednesday 4 September, 10.30 – 3.30pm

Where: Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens, York YO30 1DD

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

Carer Hub - Acomb

10/09/2024 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 10 September 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.

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