There are now 3 new Learning Disability Nurses at Southmead Hospital. Continue reading “New Learning Disability Support at Southmead Hospital”
South Gloucestershire Council has proposed a new draft Alcohol Strategy 2020-2025 to replace the South Gloucestershire Alcohol Harm Reduction Strategy 2014-17.
Young Carers Awareness Day is coming soon and the theme is education. We are asking all local schools to join our Young Carers in Schools programme.
Continue reading “Young Carers Awareness Day | 30th January 2020”
The next Bristol Reclaiming Independent Living (BRIL) meeting will take place on:
Bristol City Council has announced that the deadline for feedback on the new Carers Strategy has been extended until 19th January 2020.
A survey has been sent to everyone in receipt of a care service from South Gloucestershire including people who are receiving Direct Payments.
North Bristol Advice Centre provide practical support to vulnerable Bristol residents applying to the EU Settlement Scheme (EUSS). Continue reading “Help to Apply: EU Settlement Scheme”
Use Give as you Live and Amazon Smile to do your online Christmas shopping and raise money for Carers Support Centre. Continue reading “Raise Money While You Christmas Shop Online”
NHS Bristol CCG are keen to inform carers that they have recently launched a survey on GP Improved Access and would like to hear your views!
The Council wishes to gain the views of people who might benefit from a service that provides specialist assessment and equipment for people who are Deaf or have hearing loss. The survey will remain open until the 2nd December 2019.
UPDATE: Please note that this survey has now closed.
Are you a carer living in the Lawrence Hill area of Bristol? If so, you and your family or friends can visit We The Curious for free the weekend of 7 and 8 December . Continue reading “Free Tickets: ‘We The Curious’ for Lawrence Hill Carers & Theatre for 50+ Carers”
We want to take young carers to the panto, because they deserve a break this Christmas! Continue reading “Help Us Take Young Carers to the Panto This Christmas”
We Care Home Improvements (We Care) are holding a Living Well With Dementia event on Tuesday 10th December. Continue reading “Living Well With Dementia Event This December”
On Thursday 21 November, Bristol Parent Carers will be hosting a drop-in support group at Royal Oak House. Continue reading “Bristol Parent Carers Hosting Drop-In Support Group This Thursday”
Bristol City Council is asking for your views on the support provided by the SEND Sensory Support Service and how it can be improved.
Bristol City Council is consulting on the future of Carer Support Services (for adults) and seeking views on a new Carers Strategy. The accepted definition of a carer is anyone who provides unpaid care for a friend or family member who due to illness, disability, a mental health issue or an addiction cannot cope without their support (The Carers Trust).
On 14 November, Sirona Care and Health is holding an event for people who live with someone with Parkinson’s about the services to carers offered at Carers Support Centre. This event is bookable by partners or family members who care for and live with someone with Parkinson’s.
Do you have a life-limiting illness? Are you a current or past carer for someone who has received palliative or end of life care? Do you have a connection to, or interest in, palliative and end of life care?
Bristol City Council has launched a consultation on Council Tax for 2020 to 2021.
We run monthly activity groups for carers. These are small, informal and friendly. Why not find out more and give one go?