Carewaves Spring 2015

The Spring 2015 issue is packed with lots of articles about what we have been up to as well as upcoming events. Read about:

  • The benefits of our mentoring service
  • The Carer's Assessment, part of the Care Act 2014
  • Our Young Carers Conference
  • Carers sharing their experience of Camera Club and their debut photography exhibition.

Carewaves is posted to all carers on our mailing list. Contact 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.

Have your say

Use your experiences to help to improve the services that are available to you and the person you care for.

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