Carers’ Information

Carers’ Support & Activity Group

The Carers’ Support & Activity Groups are monthly sessions available to carers to meet and connect with peers, participate in activities aimed to improve health & wellbeing, reduce social isolation and gain local information and knowledge to support you in your caring role. There are various free activities (requested by the group) scheduled throughout the year including:

  • Craft Sessions
  • Complementary Therapies
  • Guided Walks
  • Nail Painting
  • Guest Speakers
  • Exercise Sessions

We currently have two groups that meet monthly:

Dalton Parish Hall, Doncaster Road, Rotherham, S65 3EW – 1st Monday of every month – 10.30am – 12.30pm

Garden Room, Clifton Park Museum, Clifton Lane, Rotherham, S65 2AA – 4th Wednesday of every month – 2.00pm – 4.00pm

For further information please contact: mel.marshall@crossroadsrotherham.co.uk

Tel: 01709 360272

Would you like to shape future services for Carers’ in Rotherham?

Carers’ Steering Group

We are looking for Carers’ to join our ‘Carers’ Steering Group’. The aim of the meetings are to influence, develop and shape future services for Carers’ through Crossroads Care Rotherham. The meetings are held quarterly at Crossroads Care Rotherham office. NB. Care provision can be provided where required to facilitate your attendance at the meeting.

If you are interested in becoming a member of the Carers’ Steering Group or if you require any additional information please contact Mel Marshall on: 01709 360272 or by email at mel.marshall@crossroadsrotherham.co.uk

Forthcoming meetings:

19th October 2017 – 1.30pm – 3.30pm

18th January 2018 – 1.30pm – 3.30pm

19th April 2018 – 1.30pm – 3.30pm

Carers Forum

Rotherham Carers’ Forum is an independent group which enables informal and family carers to have a voice in shaping services in Rotherham.

We aim to work as an equal partner which the local authority, health services, voluntary and community sector organisations, charities and groups, participate in and influencing local decision making on services for carers’ and their families.

Rotherham Carers’ Forum meet on the first Wednesday of each month between 12noon and 2pm at:

Carers’ Corner

Room 41, Rain Building

Eastwood Lane

Rotherham

S65 1EQ

For further information please contact: enquiries@rotherhamcarersforum.co.uk

Telephone no: 01709 254809

Rotherham Carers’ Forum