We regularly update this page with news, upcoming fundraising events and celebrations.

Carers Voices Conference

Care for the Carers are hosting a free ‘Healthy Caring, Healthy You’ Carers Voices Conference, which taking place online throughout July.  It includes speakers talking about a range of subjects, an online panel answering your questions and online workshops for carers to participate in. The event is available

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NHS ‘test and trace’ scams

There have been suggestions that scammers could use the NHS test and trace service as a method of obtaining personal or financial information from victims. This scam is a form of number spoofing. This involves scammers making it look like that they’re calling from a different number

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A volunteer’s FaceTime success!

One of our volunteers, Shirley, tells us about her experience of using Facetime to keep in touch with the couple she regularly supports. “Before lockdown my respite visit to K & R was on a Thursday morning. When lockdown started, we decided on continuing to meet up

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Carers Week THANK YOU

It’s Carers Week and the whole team would like to say a massive thank you to the carers we support (and those we don’t!) for their tireless work supporting their loved ones. The work you do is often unseen, but rest assured it is not unappreciated! 

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Caring Behind Closed Doors

The Caring Behind Closed Doors report from Carers UK found 70% of carers are providing more care than before. Over a third are providing that care because of the closure or reduction of local services. Carers were already under pressure before, but now over half (55%) say they

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Weekly Online Quiz, Fridays 6pm

We are hosting an online quiz which is happening EVERY FRIDAY, and we’d love you to join us from the comfort of your own sofa! PLEASE share with anyone else who you think might like to take part. Date: EVERY Friday Time: 6pm Cost: £2 (payable online

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