Carers Plan 2018-20 Click here to Download the Carers Action Plan The plan sets out the cross-government programme of work to support carers over the next 2 years. It is structured around the following themes: services and systems that work for carers employment and financial wellbeing supporting young carers recognising and supporting carers in the […]
Cash Quest for Carers is back for 2017! Your task is to turn a donated £50 into as much as you can in 4 months? Use all your entrepreneurial skills to develop and deliver innovative and fun ways to raise as much money as you can by 30th September. Teams of any size from local […]
The North West’s biggest live music festival is welcoming five charity partners for 2017. Lytham Festival hopes to attract around 100,000 people to Lancashire’s Fylde coast for the seven-day event taking place from Monday July 31 to Sunday August 6. And rather than work with just one charity partner, festival organisers have decided to work […]
Long before most airlines cottoned onto the idea of collecting loose change for charities on flights back home Blackpool motor dealer Crowden Collins founded Change for Charity – which did just that. The charity coined it in to help others by turning all those unwanted Spanish pesetas, Italian lira, German marks, Greek drachma and more […]
A fun day out for all the family, with all the proceeds in aid of Blackpool Carers Centre. Come on down, have fun and try some of the delicious drinks, snacks and ice cream available at the West Coast Choc Cafe.
A national campaign to help carers of people living with dementia is being backed by Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust John’s Campaign is a nationwide initiative seeking improved access to hospital wards for carers. The campaign was founded in 2014 after the death of Dr John Gerrard. John was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s and during […]
With the help of funding from Coop and your vote, we are hoping to run a new course for our young carers. This new project will be of huge benefit to young carers and the people they care for. Many of the young carers we work with will have to cook meals for their families. […]
Bring your families and join in the fun with our Easter Egg Hunt, Craft Stalls, Table Top Sale and much more, in the beautiful gardens at Beaverbrooks House. Refreshments available for a small donation.