Carer representatives listen to the views of other carers and make sure that they are heard. This includes speaking out for other carers at meetings and events and feeding in to local strategies.
We have a series of eight free online training sessions from 11.30am – 1pm on the following dates. These are a series of different sessions and you would be welcome to come to each one.
Tuesdays 17th Nov & 1st Dec 2020
1. Roles & responsibilities of carer representatives
Weds 6th & 20th Jan 2021
2. Equality & Diversity
Weds 3rd & 24th Feb 2021
3. Communication skills
Weds 10th & 24th March 2021
4. Carers rights & legislation
Please contact Caroline McAleese, Carers Engagement & Involvement Lead for more information at CarolineM@carerssupportcentre.org.uk or 07857 919195.
If you can’t make these training dates, but would still be interested in representing other carers, please still get in touch. We would love to hear from you!