We love a good ‘do’ here at Blackpool Carers, in fact, any excuse and we’re cracking out the bunting! Carers Week gave us lots of reasons to get out and about spreading the words about carers but to end the week there was only one place to be… in our own back garden! Our Garden […]
It was chocs away for those good eggs at Blackpool Carers with a cracker of an Easter fair raising more than £300 towards support services for the resort’s unpaid carers of all ages. The event was organised by volunteers Rachel Lambert and Andrea Smith. Well done Ladies what a fantastic effort. Up to 100 visitors […]
Friday 6th July saw Beaverbrooks House transformed into a glamorous and exclusive venue for a very special event, welcoming some very important guests! We were honoured to host Highfurlong School’s first end of year Prom for their young people who are moving on. It was all glitter and glam with beautiful outfits, headwear and makeup, […]
Come along to this ‘egg-citing’ FREE event!. There will be ‘egg-cellent’ fun and games, craft stalls, Easter Egg Hunt and much more!
A massive thank you to all of our partners, supporters, friends, volunteers and staff who helped create such a magical event! More than 330 guests attended our Spring Ball at the Village Hotel – and raised £15,300 towards the charity’s £300k Respite lodge appeal. Up for grabs were £12k worth of prizes donated for the […]
If you’re worried about the cold or think any carers or familes may be affected by the temperatures then please call the centre during office hours: Monday to Friday – 8am – 6pm Outside of these hours you can call our partners at Age UK You can also get lots of information here from NHS […]
It’s national Young Carers Awareness Day today. Two of our young carers at Blackpool Carers Centre Joe Fryer, 13, and Jasmine Moores, seven (soon to be eight) explain what being a young carer means to them – and family support team leader Hannah Fletcher reveals another success. Joe Fryer, 13, cares for his mum Amanda […]
A pint sized panto presented by North Shore All Players at Bispham Conservative Club, Red Bank Road, Bispham from 7.45pm on Wednesday 6th December. A fun evening for all the family in aid of Blackpool Carers Centre and Disability First. Admission by donation. Call Marie on 07376 113612 for more information.
Carers Week always ends with a celebration of family carers and their contribution to our community…..and what a party we had this year! Over 320 carers, families and supporters helped to raise over £1,800 towards the garden maintenance at Beaverbrooks House. On the warmest day of the year so far, we were delighted to see […]