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Motability Guide to Accessible Britain

The Rough Guide to Accessible Britain Produced in collaboration with Motability Operations, who operate the Motability Scheme, the Rough Guide to Accessible Britain is designed to be good to read and easy to use. The guide is filled with inspirational and practical advice to help you plan your next day out. A team of dedicated […]

York carer invited to No.10 for Carers Week celebration

York carer, Ros Savege, was invited by mental health charity Rethink, to a reception at No.10 to mark Carers Week (5 – 11 June 2023). The event was hosted by Helen Whately, Minister for Social Care. Ros said “I and Philippa Lowe (a fellow carer) were invited by Rethink to attend a reception at No10, […]

#YorkTalkMoney

The warmer weather might bring welcome respite to our energy bills, but the cost-of-living crisis continues. Here in York, we don’t want to leave anyone out in the cold. Nationally, purse strings continue to be tight as the next round of means-tested cost-of-living payments are being paid to millions of eligible households. Over the next […]

Have Your Say!

Have your say: Carers Trust Annual Carers’ Survey 2023. Get your voice heard and fill in the Carers Trust annual adult unpaid carer survey to help them better understand what support you need to help you in your caring role. https://bit.ly/3MdETsl

Spring Newsletter

Have a look at the Spring 2023 edition of our carers newsletter, you can download the full copy here Spring Newsletter 2023

What matters to you as a carer?

What issues matter to you as a carer? Come and share what you think at the Carers Action Group. There will be time to discuss issues, input into developments and meet others in a supportive environment. When: Wednesday 22 February from 10am to 12pm Where: Friends Meeting House, Friargate. The group is followed by a […]

Thinking about care homes or home care?

When you’re thinking about a loved one moving into a care home or arranging care at home, it can bring up a range of feelings and challenges. There are not only practical and financial issues to consider, but also the emotional impact it can have. Many carers tell us about feelings of loss and guilt, […]

Read our annual report

Would you like to know more about our work? Our annual report is now available to view. Read about all our current projects and core support work with carers of all ages, including summaries from our Chair of Trustees Rosemarie Temple and CEO Carole Zagrovic. A downloadable copy is attached below.

Autumn Newsletter

Have a look at the autumn edition of our carers newsletter, you can download the full copy here.  Read about the activities and events coming up for unpaid carers and other newsletter.

Support for families and carers of people in Foss Park Hospital

Welcome to new staff member Una Heron “I’ve recently joined York Carers Centre as a Carer Support Worker, working on the Pathway to Recovery project. This is a multi-agency project set up to improve the experience of being discharged from Foss Park mental health hospital, for both patients and families. My job is to provide […]

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