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Top Tips for Christmas

21st December 2018

Top Tips for Christmas Christmas for carers takes a little more planning. However, some of these top tips should help to make the festivities run more smoothly. If you become stressed, the chances are that the person you are caring for will become stressed and vice versa. Similarly, if the atmosphere in the house is…

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Carers Rights Day

19th November 2018

Caring For Your Future – Celebrating Carers Rights Throughout Devon Carers Rights Day is an annual national campaign co-ordinated by Carers UK to help carers in their local community know their rights and find out how to get the help and support they are entitled to. This year Carers Rights Day is on Friday 30…

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“What About Me”? – Helping me look after myself as a carer

9th October 2018

“WHAT ABOUT ME”? – helping me look after myself as a carer We have developed a new course, “What About Me”? – helping to look after myself as a carer. These courses are delivered as three two hour sessions, designed to help carers look after themselves by developing current skills that carers already have, and…

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Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal visits Devon Carers, Exminster

4th October 2018

Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal visits Devon Carers, Exminster   Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal, President of Carers Trust, visited Devon Carers at Westbank Community Health and Care, Farm House Rise, Exminster on Monday 24th September to officially open the new Devon Carers Service. Her Royal Highness met Westbank Chief Executive (outgoing) Mary Nisbett,...

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