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As reported in the Hereford Times today (27/07/2017)  Herefordshire Council's cabinet has approved the latest Carers Strategy which aims to identify Carers and provide clear ways to help and support them. You can find the article here: http://www.herefordtimes.com/news/15434504.Strategy_aims_to_help_16_5__of_population_who_identify_as_carers/ The full range of associated documents can be found on...

Amanda Macdonald has created a petition on change.org campaigning for free/concessionary travel for carers. The proposal is that the government take the initiative to offer free/concessionary transport for carers to allow them to better care. This could be possible either through adapting the the concession and companion card which...

[caption id="attachment_8729" align="alignleft" width="300"] Herefordshire Freemasons visit Herefordshire Young Carers Club[/caption] Herefordshire Carers Support provides support and advice to children and young adults carers has benefited from a large grant from local Freemasons. There are more than four thousand young carers within Herefordshire, looking after sick and disabled...

Mindfulness for Health Course on four alternate weekends with St Michael’s Staff Nurse and Breathworks Mindfulness Practitioner Gail Calthrop. Beginning Sunday 3rd September 2017 1.30pm – 5.30pm Life can be challenging, especially if we are living with pain and acute or chronic health problems and the accompanying stresses....

NHS Herefordshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) are seeking your views on the CCGs plans to engage on what local community health and care services could look like and how people can get involved. How can I get involved? The CCG will be holding a series of countywide public engagement...

Maggie Sanderson and Lisa Woakes with the full support of Herefordshire Carers Support and The Courtyard, are now in the final stages of bringing a 'Creative Carers Group' to fruition. At the heart of the group will be a relaxed, guided space where you can kickstart...