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

  • 26 Jun
    Assertiveness for Carers 26 Jun 18 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM

    What is assertive behaviour? What stops us being assertive? Why would it be useful to be assertive? This workshop will answer these questions and provide practcal tips on being assertive.

  • 26 Jun
    Caring with Confidence (5-week course) 26 Jun 18 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM

  • 28 Jun
    Moving and Handling 28 Jun 18 10:00 AM to 02:00 PM

    Learn how to lift, move from chair to wheelchair, wheelchair to car, and much more.   (Packed lunch to be taken, however refreshments will be supplied. Parking available on Seaton Road, but not on

  • 26 Jun - 28 Jun
  • 02 Jul - 03 Jul
  • 04 Jul - 09 Jul
  • 10 Jul - 10 Jul