Carers Week: 5-11 June 2023

June 2, 2023
Carers Week is an annual campaign to raise awareness of caring, highlight the challenges unpaid carers face and recognise the contribution they make to families and communities throughout the UK.

It also helps people who don’t think of themselves as having caring responsibilities to identify as carers and access much-needed support.

Countless individuals in Gloucestershire support others in a caring capacity; be it a neighbour, family member or friend. Gloucestershire Carers Hub provides a helping hand, information, advice, guidance and – maybe most importantly – an impartial listening ear to all carers in the county.

This year, Carers Week revolves around the theme of ‘recognising and supporting carers in the community’.

Gloucestershire Carers Hub has a busy programme of events planned, designed to uplift and empower carers.

To find out more visit: Carers Week – 5th – 11th June 2023 – Gloucestershire Carers Hub

What’s On in June

For an easy-view guide of GCH’s in-person events refer to its June What’s On guide.

To complement its in-person events, the Carers Hub is also offering virtual sessions throughout Carers Week. These include exercise and information sessions that carers and those they support can access from the comfort of their homes. For more details, click here>

Gloucestershire Carers Hub is looking forward to meeting as many carers as possible during this inspiring week. Please share this information with anyone you know who is providing support to someone.

If you have any questions, queries or feedback, please email careraware@peopleplus.co.uk

If you are holding an event which you would like to promote during Carers Week 2023, please email information to careraware@peopleplus.co.uk. You can also upload your event to the Carers Week website: Activities | Carers Week

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