Training and Information Sessions

The Carers Centre are inviting you to attend FREE training sessions in response to Carers interests in the following programmes –  For training events please visit our Event page.

To book a place please call Debbie, Debra or Lindsy on 0116 2510 999.  For training events please visit our Event page.

Carers Self Help Group

  • Do you feel you are not listened to?
  • Do you have problems with paperwork?
  • Do you feel you have some skills that might help others?

Come along to this open session, we will listen to your questions and give you advice on what to do.  We meet on a weekly Thursday or Friday.  At The Carers Centre.  From 11am – 1pm.    For more information please contact Debbie or Gill on 0116 2510 999.    For training events please visit our Event page

The above can include topics as follows-

Carers Assessment – What is a carers assessment? What can it do for me? How do I get one? How do I prepare for one?

Relaxation – Why it’s important to find time to relax.  Some easy stress busting relaxation exercises.

Open Session – Do you have questions about social care, caring or any other topic related to your caring situation? Come along and talk to our team in an open session.

Personal Independence Payments – What is “PiP” and how do you claim for it? How does it work?

Carers Rights – Does a carer have any rights? If so, what are they and how can carers use them effectively to get the support they need?

Please contact Debbie, Debra or Lindsy to book a place on 0116 2510 999.  For training events please visit our Event page.