24 Aug

Carer Support Group and Walking Tennis from North Tyneside Carers’ Centre

The Carer Support Group is for any carer caring for someone 18yrs and over.  Download the poster here. The Walking Tennis is predominately for lonely and isolated carers who want to try something new.  Download the flyer here. Many thanks. Regards Andrea Lanaghan Carer Community Link Worker andrea.lanaghan@ntcarers.co.uk My working hours are  Tuesday, Wednesday and…

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30 Jul

Training for Carers and Professionals in North Tyneside

The North Tyneside Carers’ Centre has a range of training sessions coming up for both Carers and Professionals. Carers sessions include: Coping with Caring, Communicating with Confidence and Planning for an Emergency. Professional training sessions are on Identifying and supporting carers and Dementia Friends.

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30 Jul

Better Connect: Caring Creatively

Better Connect from Helix Arts is a social prescribing project aimed at connecting 350 young and adult carers in North Tyneside with arts and culture to transform experiences after COVID-19. Giving themselves time out to improve their own mental and physical wellbeing. There’s a whole range of different types of creativity to try; dance, drama, craft, drawing,…

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25 Jun

Identifying and Supporting Carers Zoom Session – 14 July 2021

Wednesday 14 July 10am to 11.30am via ZoomThe session, delivered by North Tyneside Carers Centre, is aimed at anyone working or volunteering in the local voluntary sector and will enable you to: Identify who is a carer Deepen your understanding of the impact of caring Have a better understanding of carers’ needs and how you could effectively support them…

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04 Jun

Carers Week: Make Carers Visible and Valued – 7 to 13 June 2021

The national Carers Week campaign raises awareness of caring, the issues that carers face and the contribution they make.  It also helps people who don’t identify themselves as carers to get recognition and support. As a result of the pandemic, support for carers is needed more than ever and this year Carers Week is all about helping to Make Caring Visible…

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04 Apr

YoungMinds Newsletter – April 2021

Advice for looking after yourself as lockdown restrictions ease With lockdown restrictions easing, schools back open, and more and more people receiving their vaccine, there is a lot to be optimistic about. But many of us will have mixed feelings about things changing, and that is only natural. We may be anxious about our routine…

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19 Mar

Mental health resources for children, students, parents, carers and school/college staff

The Department of Education has put together a list of useful links and sources of support so that children and young people, parents, carers, and school and college staff can get the advice and help they need.

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09 Nov

Taking Steps for Tomorrow project – support for bereaved carers

North Tyneside Carers’ Centre are launching dedicated new support for bereaved carers. Running from October – March 2021, bereaved carers will have the opportunity to take part in a range of activities as we take the necessary steps together for what “tomorrow” brings. Join us for an informal meeting via Zoom 1pm, 18th November 2020…

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