Feeling Good, Caring Well Project

Supporting the emotional and physical wellbeing of Carers across Essex ACTION FOR FAMILY CARERS   http://www.affc.org.uk/feelinggood We support adult Family Carers (including bereaved Carers) online and out in the community with wellbeing sessions: Feel Good Walks – 'walk, talk and support'Learn to MeditateWellbeing Check-inCarers CafeRelaxation SessionsStretch, Release and RelaxPhotography WorkshopsTrips and Visitsand more … view free … Continue reading Feeling Good, Caring Well Project

Thurrock Carers: Carers Week 2021 – Schedule of Events

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 … Continue reading Thurrock Carers: Carers Week 2021 – Schedule of Events

Anxiety UK supports Carers Week

It's National Carers Week, Anxiety UK are celebrating by giving all their lovely followers a FREE copy of Caregivers guide to anxiety. Download your copy here: http://ow.ly/idfF50EW6O5 Information about the Guide Written by our CEO Nicky, the guide is the first of its kind in the UK, and offers information and advice to individuals supporting … Continue reading Anxiety UK supports Carers Week

LGBT’s Foundation’s Pride in Practice Patient Survey

LGBT Foundation’s Pride in Practice LGBT Patient Experience Survey is open from 17th May until July 31st 2021. This annual survey is an opportunity for lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans people to share their experiences of accessing GPs, dentists, pharmacists and optometrists. In 2018, 13% of LGBT people said that they had received form of … Continue reading LGBT’s Foundation’s Pride in Practice Patient Survey

Updates from NAF Health

Nutrition Advice for Health (NafHealth) is a Community interest Company set up to offer nutritional education programmes for weight loss, wellness and an improved health to communities at large. Programmes are run by a Nutrition- Dietary Clinician and specialise in obesity and weight loss management with the support of volunteers. NAF Health focuses on community health … Continue reading Updates from NAF Health

Thurrock CVS encourages Thurrock organisations to become ‘Dementia Friendly’

Jacqui Payne, Community Development and Engagement, Senior Manager at Thurrock CVS One in three of us born in the UK today will later develop dementia in our lifetime, this means there will be one million people living with dementia by 2025 making dementia care one of the greatest challenges facing our society. We all have a role … Continue reading Thurrock CVS encourages Thurrock organisations to become ‘Dementia Friendly’