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Carers invited to book onto our Annual Event for Carers and get connected to information and support
If you provide unpaid care to someone who is ill, disabled, elderly or misuses substances, you can get connected to support at our Annual Event for Carers.
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Your votes could help boost our funds to expand mentoring service

If you shop at the Tesco store in Ware over the next couple of months please vote for us in the Tesco Bags of Help grant scheme. The more votes we receive the better our chances for a bigger donation towards our mentoring service.

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Sainsbury's Stevenage Local Charity of the Year 2018 partnership launch

Staff and customers at the Stevenage Sainsbury’s store in Magpie Crescent have chosen to support unpaid carers and countywide charity Carers in Hertfordshire as their Local Charity of the Year and we held a succesful launch for the partnership - raising £550 and supported by the Mayor of Stevenage.

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Health Trust invites carers to new workshop to give them skills to better look after themselves
If you are caring for someone and struggle to make time for yourself or feel stressed or worried then you may find a new workshop Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust (HPFT) is running useful.
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Invite to back Carers UK campaign calling for Government to raise Carer's Allowance

Carers in Scotland that receive Carer’s Allowance are to get a boost as the benefit is being increased in line with Jobseeker’s Allowance – equivalent to an extra £8.50 a week. Now, Carers UK is calling for the Government to raise Carer’s Allowance in the rest of the UK to match changes in Scotland.

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Great news as Sainsbury's stores opt to support unpaid carers through charity partnerships

We’re delighted to have been chosen as the Local Charity of the Year for three Sainsbury’s stores – Letchworth (Third Avenue), Stevenage (Magpie Crescent) and Marshalwick Lane in St Albans.

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Carers invited to event to learn more about new support group in Harpenden
Carers value support from each other and want strong local services to help them so we are going to launch a Carer Support Hub in the Harpenden area - our fifteenth Hub.
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Generous music festival goers dig deep to raise almost £6,000 for our work supporting young carers

Thousands of people flocked to Hertford Castle to enjoy the free charity music festival, Rock at the Castle, and donated a massive £5,590 to support our work with young carers.

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Have your say! Join in the Local Government Association's consultation on adult social care

Carers can give their views about the future of adult social care- how best to support people’s wellbeing and care needs and how to pay for it – as part of a consultation by the Local Government Association (LGA).

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Golfers swing into action to support unpaid carers
A Charity Golf Day organised by Chesfield Downs Golf and Country Club Seniors Section Captain proved a hit and generous golfers raised around £2,700 towards our work identifying and supporting unpaid carers.
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