Events

NEWS UPDATES and any FUTURE EVENTS  for 2020

We are now running a number of groups for Carers during the month of  SEPTEMBER / OCTOBER 2020.  Please see the following programmes…..

EVENTS:

MINDFULNESS:  Learn the skills of mindfulness and become more calm, resilient and increase your well being.  Reduce anger, frustration and negative thoughts by joining us for Mindfulness…Staying well together on

Dates: Wed  23rd; 30th        Time: 10:45am – 12:00pm

It is led by a professional mindfulness tutor with vast knowledge and experience of mindfulness.   If you are interested in finding out more or taking part, email nadine@thecarerscentre.org.uk  or enquiries@thecarerscentre.org.uk or phone 0116 2510999.

We will get back to you as soon as possible.  Numbers are limited but we will do our best to accommodate you.  We will then send you the zoom details so that you can join in the session. All you will need is a smart phone or laptop/pc (with microphone and camera) as well as internet access. You do not need a zoom account. We will do everything else and can provide support before the session if you feel you need help.  You can choose not to take to part in the video and only use the audio option if you would prefer.

 

TIME4YOU: CRAFTY CARERS …we know how difficult it is for carers to find time for yourselves. Every Thursday at 11am on we will be running a Time4you session which will include activities such as crafts, Drawing & Painting. Dates: Thursday 3rd; 17th.

October Dates: Thursday 1st At 11:00-12:30 Crafty Carers cross stitch; On 15th, 11:00-12:30 Crafty Carers key ring designing On 29th, 11:00-12:30 Crafty Carers mindful colouring

Join us to join in and take some time out just for you…… Please contact Nadine for the details and ‘Zoom’ invite by emailing nadine@thecarerscentre.org.uk or phone 0116 2510 999.

SELF HELP GROUPS: Gill will be running the ZOOM video Self Help Group The sessions in September / October

CARERS of ADULTS These sessions will run on FRIDAYS from 11am – 12:30pm

Dates: Friday 25th. Topic: Share ideas about reasonable boundaries in a family setting.

SELF HELP GROUPS: Gill will be running the ZOOM video Self Help Group The sessions in September / October

PARENT CARERS of CHILDREN These sessions will run on WEDNESDAYS from 1pm – 2:30pm. PLEASE NOTE: These times have been changed to support parents doing school pick up runs.

Date: Wed 30th Topic: Sharing ideas about reasonable boundaries in the family setting.

OCTOBER DATES: Date: Wed 7th Topic: TBC Date: Wed 14th Topic: TBC Date: Wed 21st Topic: TBC Date: Wed 28th Topic: TBC

As usual, the group will be facilitated by Gill but carers will take the lead on what is talked about during the group session. All discussions will be confidential and carers will be asked to agree to the group rules before being sent the Zoom invite. This is to ensure that all group work is delivered in a safe and secure way. If you would like to take part please let us know by email: gill@thecarerscentre.org.uk or phone 0116 2510 999

YOGA AT HOME – WEDNESDAYS from 1:45pm – 3pm. Dates: Wednesday 30th. please register your interest ahead as you will need to fill in a disclaimer form and health form before taking part.. To book a place, please contact enquiries@thecarerscentre.org.uk or call 0116 2510 999.

RESPITE FUN ACTIVITIES – Bingo !!! MONDAYS from 6:30pm – 8:30pm Dates: Monday 28th. Activity: BINGO!

Starting in October – Mondays starting on 5th, then every Monday on the following dates…12th, 19th, 26th. Play a game of Bingo and enjoy the fun.

RESPITE ACTIVITIES / CARERS CUPPA – THURSDAYS from 11am -12:30pm

Date: Thursday 24th Activity: Quiz

Starting in OctoberDate: Thursday 8th, 11:00-12:00 Activity: Scattergories Date: Thursday 22nd, 11:00-12:00 Activity: charades

SPECIAL TALKS IN OCTOBER – Tuesday 20th, at: 11am -12pm Space Centre Talk.