Carers’ Rights Day, 2016

A Carers’ Rights event is being held by Carers Northumberland for Carers’ Rights Day 2016.

Carers can come along find out about their rights, get advice on issues such as benefits and care etc, speak to their local carer support worker, and try a relaxing therapy. There will also be taster sessions of their popular courses ‘Managing Guilt’ and ‘Caring with Confidence’. They encourage every carer to join in on Friday 25th November at St James Centre, Morpeth. 10am-12pm The event will be followed by their Annual General meeting, with refreshments.

Are you a carer?
Do you know your rights?
Why not pop into our FREE event?

Friday 25th November
10.00am -12.00pm

The St James Centre, Wellway, Morpeth

This year’s theme is: Missing out? Know your rights as a carer

Come along and get information and advice on:

Carers’ Rights… Benefits… Parent/Carer advice… Telecare… Paying for Care… Managing Guilt… Caring with Confidence… Dementia.

You can find local carer support or try a relaxing therapy.

FOLLOWED BY OUR ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING FROM 1.00 PM

ALL WELCOME. Refreshments are provided

Please call 01670 320025 for more information or email annemariejohnstone@carersnorthumberland.org.uk

For more information on carers’ issues and support for carers see Golden Guide Northumberland pages 84-86 or Golden Guide Newcastle & North Tyneside pages 72-74