“I’m worried for the future”….A new study finds many unpaid carers are close to breaking point

2017-07-27T11:29:26+00:00 July 13th, 2017|Categories: Groups & Events, Health & Wellbeing, Uncategorized|

Ian Websdale, who's 73 and from Bradwell, cares for his 70 year old wife, Beatrice who has advanced dementia. Beatrice was diagnosed in 2011 and is currently funded by Norfolk County Council to attend Rosewood Day Centre day centre in Great Yarmouth for four days a week for six hours. Ian says the care Beatrice receives [...]

Norfolk Carers Photo Exhibition for Carers Week 2017

2017-07-11T10:37:32+00:00 June 28th, 2017|Categories: Groups & Events, Norfolk Carers, Young Carers|Tags: , , , |

This year for Carers Week, we wanted to do something a little bit different. We decided to host a photo exhibition to celebrate the lives of Norfolk's 100,000 unpaid carers. The photos were taken by Norfolk photographer Hannah Hutchins - herself a carer - and included some pictures of Hannah's elderly grandmother whom she cares [...]

Norman Lamb, MP, to launch North Walsham Carer Friendly Network, 17th June

2017-06-15T11:41:19+00:00 June 15th, 2017|Categories: Groups & Events, In The News, Norfolk Carers|

Norman Lamb MP, a long-standing supporter of carers, receives his new copy of the Norfolk Carers Handbook at The Carers Information Day in Norwich. A scheme to bring the local community together and make a difference to the support unpaid carers receive in North Walsham, is being launched in the town this Saturday, 17th [...]

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