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Job Vacancy at Carers Resource

YOUNG CARERS SUPPORT AND ACTIVITIES WORKER
Salary £20,338 (pro rata £16,490)
30 hrs per week
Closing date: 12 noon Friday 26th July 2019          

We are recruiting for a Young Carer worker, click here for details 

 

Carers Week 2019: 10th - 14th June

What a fabulous week we had last week celebrating National Carers Week  - hopefully you heard us on the radio!!
 
Just as a little extra …..Scarborough and Ryedale Carers Resource wanted to share some important news:  We were delighted to be part of the team advising on script development for the recent young carer’s story line on EASTENDERS.  It was a privilege to be part of this work and a huge thanks must go to the ‘Team Eastenders’ for getting it right on screen, and raising the profile of the challenges young carers face.   Our work on this couldn’t have come at a better time following the NHS announcements last week regarding the increased support for young carers through GP’s surgeries.  Click the link below to read more. 

NHS sets out ‘care for young carers’offer in GP surgeries 

Caring with Confidence is back!

Starting 27th June and every fortnight until the end of the year

These FREE sessions are for family carers to have some much needed time out of their busy caring role and focus on themselves.  Covering all sorts of subjects from a meal out and theatre trip to learning basic first aid or communicating effectively.  Click on the link below to check out subjects of the first sessions.  You can attend as many or as few as you like, but you must book a place.  Do do this please ring the office 01723 850155

 Leaflet CWC sessions 2019.pdf (365.5KB)

Video: Yorkshire Coast Radio meets the Carers Resource team

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Scarborough & Ryedale Carers Resource is proud to be supporting and improving the lives of Carers 52 weeks a year, but on this special week, we are delighted the national spotlight is helping us raise awareness of the hidden army of carers who support their family and friends through challenging times.

Please take time to click on the video link above to meet our team - without them over 2500 carers per year across the Coast and Vale would not benefit from their support, knowledge and experience.

If you are a carer and would like to find out more - pick up the phone 01723 850155


Carers Cuppa & Wellbeing Group

Drop in for a chat and a cuppa, share ideas of how to unwind. Time to rest and relax, have some quality time for yourself.  A Support Worker will be on hand to answer any questions.

Pickering Cuppa and Wellbeing Group

Venue: Friends Meeting House, Pickering

The Cuppa Club is usually the third Wednesday of every month from 10am-12noon

If you would like more information please contact the office on 01723 850155 

or e-mail staff@carersresource.net


Carers & Employment

How you can support carers in your work place or gaining employment. 

Carers and Employment Factsheet.pdf (349.3KB)

 

Focus Carer Newsletters

Find previous Carers Resource newsletters here

Steering Group Dates 2019

The Young Adult Carer Project is advised by a steering group made up of professionals from other organisations  

All meetings held 10.30 - 12 noon in the Boden Room, Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough

14th June, 20th September, 13th December

If you are an interested professional and would like to join us please contact David on 01723 850155 or david@carersresource.net


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