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News

Welcome to our news page. We’ll keep you up-to-date with what’s happening across the organisation and for carers in your area. Whether you are new to caring, or have been looking after someone else for some time, you’ll be able to find out about information, advice and support for you – and find someone else to talk to who understands your situation.

New fun experience for our Young Adult Carers!

Thursday saw twenty excited young carers gathering at Norfolk County Snow Sports for this years  Christmas activity, Tubing! Many of them had never heard of tubing before Vikki, Claudia and Hayley,  their support workers,  suggested it as a different activity  option they may like to consider . Once they understood what it was they were all keen to give it a [...]

December 21st, 2018|Categories: In The News, Uncategorized|

Are you a member of the Co-op?

If so you may be able to help us. We have been told we are one of the local projects selected by members to be supported by the Co-op Local Community Fund. This is brilliant. Co-op members can choose which cause they support and then 1% of what they spend on Co-op branded products will go towards the chosen project. We are [...]

December 18th, 2018|Categories: In The News|

“It made me think I would like to work with aeroplanes”

One of the key aims of our Transitions service for Young Adult Carers is to help young people reach their full potential and achieve their goals and aspirations. Caring for someone can make it challenging to remain in education, training or to find employment opportunities with carer aware employers. Giving the young people the chance to explore different career options [...]

December 7th, 2018|Categories: In The News|

Meet our Virgin London Marathon Runner

We are really pleased to introduce you to Emily Capps who will be running the Virgin Money London Marathon for us next April. We selected Emily as our runner following an online application process. Her application impressed us, especially when she told us that the chance to complete the London Marathon would fulfil a childhood dream; one she had always considered impossible. Emily said [...]

November 21st, 2018|Categories: In The News|
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