Carers Week runs from 7th-13th June.
Carers Week is an annual campaign to raise awareness of caring and highlight the challenges unpaid carers face. It also helps people who may not see themselves as carers find out where they can access support.
This years theme is: Make Caring Visible and Valued.
Thurrock Carers Service have got lots going on during Carers week. Please see the image below for a full schedule of events.
Carers – every Thursday at 2pm quizzes games etc
Dementia fortnightly Monday evening at 6pm
MH support group fortnightly Thursday at 1pm
SEN support fortnightly Friday 10.ooam
Drug & alcohol fortnightly Tuesday 6pm
We also have the following WhatsApp groups, very active and a great support to one another.
Dementia, Mental Health, SEN, Men’s carers, Drug & alcohol, Young adult carers, carers group.
If you are currently caring for someone and are in need of support you can call Thurrock Carers Service on 01375 659 172 or email firstname.lastname@example.org