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Useful Resources for the whole family, to help you through these uncertain times…support, shopping and activities

Below is a list of support available for carers, families and vulnerable members of our community, together with a list of useful resources to occupy you and your family whilst staying at home. This list will be updated regularly as more support becomes available. Blackpool Carers’ Family Resources Pack Our team have compiled this very …

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In the run up to BBC Children in Need Night, Young Carer, Harry talks to BBC Radio 2 about his role and support from Blackpool Carers …take a listen!

As we gear up for this year’s Children in Need appeal night, one of our young carers, Harry, talks to BBC Radio 2 about being a young carer for his dad and how vital the support of organisations such as Blackpool Carers is in helping children and young people to have time out to enjoy …

In the run up to BBC Children in Need Night, Young Carer, Harry talks to BBC Radio 2 about his role and support from Blackpool Carers …take a listen! Read More »

A beneficial website to help us all build our wellbeing and help us to cope during these difficult times

www.WellbeingAndCoping.net A wellbeing and coping resource to help people during covid-19 By Sarah Markham Member of the BMJ Patient Panel and WellbeingAndCoping Expert Reference Group. Covid-19 is not just a public health crisis, it is also personal. We are all feeling the pressure. The ongoing uncertainties are manifold – how much worse the second wave …

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Calling all carers! Please complete this anonymous ‘Having your say – carers’ views’ survey from Carers Trust, to help understand and influence future support available from the government

About this survey This survey is for unpaid carers to complete, to help Carers Trust understand your needs and influence the future support available to unpaid carers from the government.    It should take less than 10 minutes of your time to complete. They ask questions about age, gender, ethnicity, disability and location. These are …

Calling all carers! Please complete this anonymous ‘Having your say – carers’ views’ survey from Carers Trust, to help understand and influence future support available from the government Read More »

One of our amazing young carers, Neive featured on The Mental Health Family Hour – listen to her story today!

We were really proud to be part of the Change Talks Mental Health Family Hour webcast on 28th July, talking all things young carers! It was great to be joined by young carer, Neive, who looks after her mum and, like all of our young carers, is a truly remarkable young person! Please get in …

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