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What could you do to raise awareness of caring?

Carers Week is brought to life by the individuals, groups and organisations holding events and taking action throughout the UK.

The only limit is your imagination...

In your workplace

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From putting up posters to launching a carers network, Carers Week gives you a great platform to recognise and support the carers in your workforce.

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Health & care services

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There are all kinds of simple actions you can take to show you recognise carers’ needs and are committed to making life better.

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In your local community

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Search or filter our online directory, or keep an eye out for events near you. If you can’t find any activities, use our template to nudge your local council, carers centre or other community organisations. 

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Spread the word

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As well as running events and activities, you can use social media, distribute flyers, contact your MP, put up a poster, issue a press release - and together we can show just how important caring is.

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Tuesday, 28 January 2014 13:34

What could you do to raise awareness of caring?

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Carers Week is brought to life by the individuals, groups and organisations holding events and taking action throughout the UK.

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    There are all kinds of simple actions you can take to show you recognise carers’ needs and are committed to making life better.

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  • Box4Title: In your local community
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    bricks speechbubbles

    Search or filter our online directory, or keep an eye out for events near you. If you can’t find any activities, use our template to nudge your local council, carers centre or other community organisations. 

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  • Box5Title: Spread the word
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    As well as running events and activities, you can use social media, distribute flyers, contact your MP, put up a poster, issue a press release - and together we can show just how important caring is.

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