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Carers’ Week 2014, the Vale of Glamorgan and Cardiff Councils as well as the Cardiff and Vale University Health Board are organising a series of events between 9 -15 June.

posted 3 Jun 2014, 07:20 by NAS CardiffVale

To celebrate Carers’ Week 2014, the Vale of Glamorgan and Cardiff Councils as well as the Cardiff and Vale University Health Board are organising a series of events between 9 -15 June. The programme for the week is as follows.

 

Monday 9 June

10.30am-12noon

Stress Control workshop

Cardiff City Stadium, Leckwith,

CF11 8AZ

The workshops are open to any carers who live in Cardiff or the Vale. Places will be allocated on a first come first served basis. Booking is essential for the workshops 01446 704604  CarersServices@valeofglamorgan.gov.uk

 

Benefits and allowances for carers workshop

Monday 9 June

1pm-2.30pm

Stress Control workshop

 

Benefits and allowances for carers workshop

Tuesday 10 June 9.15am- 4.30pm

Manual Handling Course for carers

Community Enterprise Centre,

Skomer Road,

Barry, CF62 9DA. 

Please ring the Carers’ Development Officer

on 01446 704604 or emailCarersServices@valeofglamorgan.gov.ukto book a place on this course.

On the Vale of Glamorgan Council is running a manual handling course for carers who live in the Vale. This course is designed for people who are providing care for a family member or friend living in the community. The aim of course is to provide everyday guidance and practical problem solving for difficult handling situations.  The course content may vary depending on the requirements of those who are attending and the attendance numbers on the course are limited so that time can be spent on individual handling needs.

Tuesday 10 June

10am-1pm

Information Roadshow

The Hub,

Gladstone Road,

Barry, CF63 4EE

Come along and find out about the range of services available locally to help and support carers.  Each of three Information Roadshows are drop in events and no booking is required. The Roadshows will be an opportunity to obtain information from a range of organisations and provide a good opportunity to meet other carers who are in similar situations.

The roadshows are open to any carers who live in Cardiff or the Vale.

 

Wednesday 11 June

2pm-7pm

Information Roadshow

Copthorne Hotel, Culverhouse Cross, Cardiff, CF5 6DH

Thursday 12 June

1pm-4pm

Information Roadshow

Star Centre,

Splott,

Cardiff, CF24 2BZ

 


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