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11th – 17th June
Carers Week is an annual campaign to raise awareness of caring, highlight the challenges carers face and recognise the contribution they make to families and communities throughout the UK.
The campaign is brought to life by thousands of individuals and organisations who come together to organise activities and events throughout the UK, drawing attention to just how important caring is.
For more information visit: https://www.carersweek.org
Information Sharing Event
Tuesday 12th June
Halton Carers Centre, 62 Church Street, Runcorn, WA7 1LD
Halton Carers Centre is hosting an information sharing event for Carers Week located in our garden under a marquee! We will have services from across the borough offering support on a range of topics.
Topics include benefits, debt, isolation, support, mental health, parent carers, drug/alcohol, cancer and more.
Halton Dementia Action Alliance
‘Round our way’ Event
For people living with dementia, and their families
23rd May, Kingsway Library 2pm-4pm
• ‘Round our Way’ reminiscence Event (2pm-3pm) where memories of the past are brought alive through conversation and items and artefacts from bygone times. Come along and join in the conversation, or simply listen to people’s memories and stories.
Book for your free place*.
• Dementia Friends Awareness Session (3:15pm-4pm). Dementia Friends sessions are about learning more about dementia and the small ways you can help to create dementia friendly communities.
Book for your free place*
Halton Library Service and Halton Alzheimer’s Society, along with other local services, including: Halton Carers’ Centre, Age Well and Sure Start to Later Life, will be on hand to provide information on support available to people living with dementia, and their families.
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org / 0151 5118398 to book your free place*.
*places are free, on a first come first serviced basis. Booking is essential for room capacity/health and safety purposes. Places can be booked for either the reminiscence session or the Dementia Friends session, or both.