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Individuals and groups all over the UK are organising events to raise awareness for Carers Week 2018

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Supporting Carers to be Healthy and Connected

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This Carers Week we are looking at all the ways we can support carers to stay Healthy and Connected. Building communities which support carers to look after their loved ones well, while recognising that they are individuals with health and wellbeing needs of their own.

Find out how we can help carers to become Healthy and Connected.

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Cookery for Carers with Portsmouth City Council

Many of us struggle to sustain a healthy diet, but the added responsibility of caring for a loved one can make food choices an afterthought. This year, nearly half of carers responding to our State of Caring survey said they struggle to maintain a balanced diet whilst 6 in 10 said their physical health had worsened since they started caring. Read more...

Combating Loneliness in the Workplace

Caring for the people we love can feel like the most natural thing in the world. Yet, financial, emotional, and even physical demands have the power to create isolation – especially if your caring obligations are less understood in the workplace. On top of this, many people do not identify themselves as carers. Read more...

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Chesterfield Royal Hospital Foundation Trust, Chesterfield

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Bryngofal Ward Carers Event

Health and well-being event
On: Friday 15th
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Carers Week 2018

These organisations joined together to make Carers Week happen in 2018

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  • Carers UK new logo
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  • independent age
  • MacMillan Logo
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  • MND logo
  • Which Elderly Care logo

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