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

  • 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