Carewaves Winter 2014

The Winter 2014 issue is packed with lots of articles about what we have been up to.
Read about:

  • how the Care Act will affect you
  • how pharmacies are prescribing support for carers
  • what our VIP Guest Speakers said at our Annual Conference

Carewaves is posted to all carers on our mailing list.

Contact us to register for your free copy. Alternatively, it can be obtained via GP surgeries and libraries throughout the county. You can also download previous issues at the bottom of this page. 

Details of our courses and workshops can be found on the back page. To book click here.
Alternatively you can email  or call 01992 58 69 69.


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Carer services

Our services are available, free, to all carers who live in Hertfordshire or care for someone who lives in Hertfordshire.

Young carers

The Young Carers Project offers free activities, support and a voice to children or young people who care for someone in their own home.

A life of your own

Identify ways to make time for yourself; focus on your own health needs and access local leisure and learning opportunities.

Upcoming Events

  • 24 Oct
    Mindfulness (8-week course) (FULL) 24 Oct 18 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM

    Step by step experience on what Mindfulness can offer. Mindfulness practices & meditation over 8 weeks. Promotes physical & Mental wellbeing, increase concentration, better focus and reduce stress.   (Please

  • 24 Oct
    Mental Health Act Information Event 24 Oct 18 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM

    If you’re providing unpaid care to someone with a mental health condition join us to find out more about: What it means to be sectioned under the Mental Health Act 1983, how the process is started

  • 25 Oct
    Ambassador Training 25 Oct 18 10:00 AM to 02:00 PM

    We would train you to undertake the valuable and rewarding role of Volunteer Ambassador for Carers in Hertfordshire. You will have fun doing it and get to meet new people.

  • 24 Oct - 25 Oct
  • 26 Oct - 30 Oct
  • 30 Oct - 08 Nov
  • 15 Nov - 15 Nov