The University of Bath are hosting an online event with discussions and presentations on healthy later living and COVID-19 in Bristol (9th March) and South Glos (10th March).Continue reading “Healthy later living & COVID-19”
To support disabled people in South Gloucestershire to make an informed decision about COVID-19 vaccinations, South Gloucestershire Council, Healthwatch South Gloucestershire, and South Gloucestershire Disability Equality Network are organising an event with local representatives from the NHS and Public Health to provide guidance and answer questions you have about the vaccine.Continue reading “South Gloucestershire COVID-19 vaccine & disability”
Please note that this training is not provided by the Carers Support Centre.Continue reading “Free training for carers of people with learning disabilities”
WECIL (West of England Centre for Inclusive Living) has an exciting opportunity for parent carers to be involved in a focus group.Continue reading “Join a WECIL parent carers focus group”
The Bristol Palliative and End of Life Care Patient and Public (PPI) Advisory Panel offers a great way to have your say in how palliative and end of life care research is done.Continue reading “University of Bristol Palliative and End of Life Care Research Group needs your help!”
Bristol City Council is asking children and young people with SEND and their parents and carers to share their views about services in Bristol. Continue reading “Have your say: Take Bristol City Council’s survey on SEND services”
Vaccines for carers
The COVID-19 vaccination programme is well underway. Carers who are registered as a carer with their GP (Carers Register) will be invited in for vaccine. This process is already underway in many areas. Continue reading “COVID-19 vaccinations”
Weds 3 March 2021, 11am, via ZoomContinue reading “Careers café for unpaid carers”
for male carers age 50+ in Bristol and South Glos.
Tuesday 23 February | 10.30am – 12pm
Wednesday 3 March | 1.30pm – 3pm
The government has launched a public survey as part of developing a National Strategy for Disabled People.Continue reading “National strategy for disabled people survey launched”
The Covid-19 pandemic has increased the pressures that carers already face. It has also meant that services for carers have needed to adapt to a new environment. Continue reading “Take South Gloucestershire carers survey”
Are you missing social interaction but not able to join groups online? Continue reading “Small group telephone sessions for dementia carers”
Come along to meet other carers of people with learning disabilities and autism to have a break, a chat and share tips!
We’ve gathered together the latest news for parent carers: Continue reading “Parent carer updates for December and January”
Tell Bristol City Council what you think about proposed changes to Council Tax as part of their annual budget setting for the next financial year.
A new strategy is being developed to support people with drug and alcohol dependency in Bristol and limit the impact of addiction on lives and communities across the city. Continue reading “Bristol’s new Drug and Alcohol Strategy Consultation”
Centre for Academic Primary Care is looking for members of the public with experience as a patient or as a carer, in the past 24 months, of any of the following services:
Independent Mental Health Network (IMHN) is running five focus groups in December that each look at a different element of the NHS’ Community Mental Health Framework.
Healthwatch would like to invite you to be involved in a project aimed at supporting dementia carers.