Carers Evening Support Group
Providing a safe, relaxed environment where you can share problems, concerns or experiences with others in a similar situation.
Caring for Carers
If you are caring for a family member of friend, we are here for you.
Experience tells us that carers need
- Time to talk
- Time to share
- Time to relax
- Time out
We meet in the lounge of Blythe House Hospice on the 2nd Tuesday of every month from 5-7pm.
What Happens at the Group?
5.00-5.30pm 'Meet and Greet'
5.30-6.30pm A group discussion which incorporates advice, information and an opportunity to share ideas.
6.30-7.30pm Peer support where you can chat to other carers.
Group sessions are facilitated by a team of qualified and experienced healthcare professionals and may include topics such as:
- Coping with anxiety
- Knowing where and how to access support
- Managing medication
- Financial and benefit advice
- How to relax
- Planning for the future
- Dietary advice and help
For more information on the Carers Evening please contact Louise Furmston. On 01298 815388 or contact us here.