Carers’ Lunch Club
|July 19, 2012|
|12:30 pm||to||2:00 pm|
The next Carers’ Lunch Club will be held at The Powburn, 97-98 Bedford Street, North Shields.
All Carers’ are welcome to attend.
ADHD Parent Group
|July 25, 2012|
|6:30 pm||to||8:00 pm|
For those caring for a child with ADHD, the ADHD Parent Group will be held at the Carers’ Centre between 6.30pm – 8pm.
Arts and Crafts Classes for Cancer Patients and Carers
Starts 5th July, 2012
The six week programme takes place at Sir G.B. Hunter Memorial Hospital, The Green, Wallsend, Tyne and Wear NE28 7PB
The course is aimed at people who are undergoing or have completed cancer treatment or carers.
Topics include:Clay making, painting, metal work, weaving and much much more……You can also share experiences with others in a similar situation to yourself in a friendly informal setting.
Sessions take place on Thursday afternoons 1-3pm. The service is completely free and refreshments are provided.To book a place Please phone Macmillan Support Services on 0191 2194618 as places are limited
Caring can make you unwell
Joint Carers Week research from Carers UK and the seven other charity partners has shown that two in five carers are sacrificing their own health by putting off medical treatment to care.
The survey also revealed that caring had a negative impact on 83% of carers’ physical health, with 36% of carers sustaining a physical injury through caring. A further 87% said caring has had a negative impact on their mental health.
Carers’ Voice Newsletter Available Online
Please check out our latest Newsletter May 2012, includes news on Carers ‘weeks and lots more
Guided Tour of the Tyneside Cinema
|June 20, 2012|
|11:00 am||to||12:00 pm|
Meet in the Foyer of the Tyneside Cinema (next to Intermezzo, adjacent to the Monument) at 11am to enjoy a guided tour around the unique and historic Tyneside Cinema. Booking essential, contact the Centre on 0191 643 2298
Friday is Carers’ Pamper Day
|June 22, 2012|
|10:00 am||to||4:00 pm|
Book your place onto some well earned de-stressing therapies at the Carers’ Centre , including:
Relaxation 2pm – 3pm £1
Introduction to Hand Massage – 11am – 12 midday £1
Individual Sessions still booking:
Indian Head Massage
Carers’ Walking Group
|July 9, 2012|
|10:30 am||to||2:30 pm|
The walking group will be exploring Saltwell Park on the 9th of July. Please meet inside Gateshead metro station (outside the newsagents next to the bus concourse) at 10:20 am for a 10:30 am start.
|July 10, 2012|
|10:00 am||to||12:00 pm|
Advice and Information Coordinator, Adult Social Care, North Tyneside Council
Parent Carers’ Group
|July 3, 2012|
|9:30 am||to||12:00 pm|
1st Tuesday of the month
For parents caring for children with any illness or disability. Held at the Carers’ Centre.
- No events.