Carers Week 2019 – What’s On

It’s the 25th Anniversary of Carers Week and this year’s theme is getting carers connected and supported in their communities. See what’s on this Carers Week across Wiltshire and what you can get involved with.

We are also running Carers Clinics, for more information please inquire at your GP surgery. 

Find out more about our Community Connector team – we speak to team member Julian about his role and how he helps carers. 

 

  • Salisbury Medical Centre Carers Open Day 

    10.00am – 1.00pm, Fisherton House, Fountain Way, Salisbury, SP2 7FD

    Find out more about the support available to carers in Wiltshire from a range of services across the county, including Carer Support Wiltshire, Age UK, Alzheimers Support and many more!

    You do not need to be registered as a patient to attend. Free refreshments and homemade cakes will be provided.

  • Savernake Community Hospital Carers Services Launch

    1.00pm – 4.00pm
    Come along to the launch of the carers services at the Savernake Community Hospital for tea/coffee, cake, live music and more!

  • Salisbury Library Drop In 

    10.00am – 1.00pm
    For information, advice and signposting from your local Community Connector. 

  • Bradford on Avon Carers Cafe 

    10:30am  – 12:30pm, Swan Hotel, 1 Church Street, BOA, BA15 1LN
    Come along to our first BoA Carers Cafe at The Swan Hotel for a chat and a cuppa. 

  • Carer Support Group Warminster

    2.00pm – 4.00pm, The Old Bell Inn, 42 Market Place, Warminster, BA12 9AN
    With a friendly support worker on hand to help you and a chance to meet other carers. 

  • Courage to Care Cafe Boscombe – Nicolson Community Centre

    12:30pm – 2:30pm, Stockport Road, Amesbury, SP4 0JE

Military carers are invited to come along to this Carers Cafe to meet others and connect with Military Support Workers. 

 

  • Carers Bereavement Group – Goodson Lodge Care Centre

    2.00pm – 4.00pm, Hilperton Road, Trowbridge, BA14 7JG
    Comfort in Companionship is a new group for carers who have lost someone close to them, whether it be who they cared for or someone else. 

 

  • Warminster Community Hospital Carers Services Launch 

    1.00pm – 4.00pm
    Come along to the launch of the new carers services in Warminster Community Hospital for tea/coffee, cake, live music and more!

  • Carers Cafe, Royal Wootton Bassett 

    10:30am – 12.00pm, The Angel Hotel, High Street, Royal Wootton Bassett, SN4 7AQ
    Come along to the Carers Cafe for a hot drink and a natter with other carers.

  • Courage to Care Cafe Amesbury – Evergreen Court 

    12.00pm – 2:30pm, Archers Way, SP4 7YT
    Military carers – come along for afternoon tea and chance to meet other carers. 

  • Caring for Carers Open Day White Lodge Care Home

    12.00pm – 2.00pm, Braydon, Swindon, SN5 0AD

  • Salisbury District Hospital Carers Café (Springs Restaurant)

    10.00am – 4.00pm
    Come along to the Carers Cafe for a hot drink and a chat with other carers. 

  • Chippenham Community Hospital Carers Services Launch

    1.00pm – 4.00pm
    Come along to the launch of the carers services in Chippenham Community Hospital! Have tea/coffee, cake, have free taster wellbeing sessions and more!

  • YAC Cafe – Chippenham

11.00am – 1.00pm, Grounded, 1 Bath Road, Chippenham, SN15 2BB
Are you a young Adult Carer (18-25)? Come along to our cafe for a quiz and a chat at Grounded in Chippenham!

  • Devizes Health & Wellbeing Day

11.00am – 5.00pm, The Small Green, Devizes, SN10 3AA

Everyone is welcome to this event, showcasing adult health and wellbeing services available in the Devizes Community Area.

  • Westonbirt School Afternoon Tea & Rounders

You need to book a place to be able to attend this event. Please email admin@carersupportwiltshire.co.uk or call 0800 181 4118 to book your place.

3.00pm, Westonbirt Schools, Tetbury, GL8 8QG