Carers Open Meetings

Carers Week 2022 | Make caring visible, valued and supported
Wednesday 8th June at the Vassall Centre & Zoom | 10AM – 2.30PM
Last updated: 27/05/2022

Vassall Centre spaces available: 11 spaces available.
Zoom spaces available: Spaces are available.

Organised by the Carers Support Centre these events are a great way to meet other carers in similar situations, have a say and take part in workshops.

Following the success of our first hybrid open meeting, we will be hosting our Carers Week 2022 event both in person and online. All Bristol and South Gloucestershire carers are invited!

The event will include information about Carers Support Centre’s services, getting support in hospitals, a consultation on South Gloucestershire carers strategy and more. Free massage sessions will also be available throughout the day.

CLICK HERE to learn more about Carers Week.


How to book

I would like to attend the event at the Vassall Centre:

  • Leave a voice message on 0117 958 9902 or email: comms@carerssupportcentre.org.uk
  • Please include the follow details when booking full name, home address, contact number and if you have any special dietary requirements.
  • If you want to cancel your booking, please let us know by using the contact information above.
  • Please be aware that we will be taking photographs of the event for our newsletter and other publications. If you do not what your picture taken please let us know during the meeting.

I would like to attend the event online via Zoom:


Transport & accessibility Q&A

During the meeting we’ll be having a Q&A session about transport and accessibility issues in Bristol and South Gloucestershire. If you would like to submit your question, CLICK HERE. In order to get through as many questions as possible please submit your question one week ahead of the meeting.


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FAQ – Vassall Centre

  • What is the address?
    • The Vassall Centre, Gill Avenue, Bristol, BS16 2QQ
  • What room will the meeting take place in?
    • The Sue McMullen Room
  • What is being done to reduce the risk of COVID-19?
    • Carers Support Centre will follow the rules set by the Vassall Centre. Seats will be limited to thirty.

FAQ – Zoom

  • How do I attend the online meeting?
    • You will need to download the Zoom video application by CLICKING HERE. You can use it on a desktop, laptop, smart phone, or tablet device. When the meeting starts on June 8th click on the link provided to you via email to join the meeting. If you have a question for us, remember to include it before registering.
  • Will I need a webcam or microphone to participate?
    • Webcam and microphone are completely optional. However, if you would like to ask a question a microphone is required.
  • I can’t find my Zoom confirmation email; can you resend it?
    • Yes, if you have successfully registered, Zoom will send you a confirmation email with a unique link that should not be shared. This link will help you get into the meetings when it goes live. If the confirmation email did not go into your inbox, please check your email spam folders too. We can also resend confirmation emails if you email comms@carerssupportcentre.org.uk.