Hello Everyone

Firstly I wanted to say sorry we have not had a blog entry for a couple of weeks but I have been away sick, my Diabetes had a flare up and casused me to take some time off sick, so as I always message, look after your health, the health of your loved ones where possible make sure you exercise, eat healthy and I strongly where possible encourage you to avoid any chance of developinbg Diabetes.

So there will be some blog entries this week and unfortunately or fortunately (Depends how you are feeling) I am off on annual leave next week and there will not be any entries.

So not long now parent/carers but your children will be returning back to school, is this a good thing or a sad thing?  I do hope that all the carers had a great summer holiday with your children and loved ones.  Did you do anything out of the ordinary that you would like to send photo’s and a day in the life of parent carers story which would go down a treat on this blog, if so let me know and email tony@ccth.org.uk



If you still need PPE for you and your loved one then Tower Hamlets are still providing PPE for Carers.

Collection is on Wednesday and Friday from Mulberry Place, 5 Clove Crescent, E14 2BG. Carers can call or email Ayeda directly 0n 07366977103 or ayeda@ccth.org.uk to order.


Jaypharm Chemist is now a Vaccine Centre 

The Chemist opposite the Carers Centre is also a Vaccine centre, so carers, the person you care for or other family members can get their vaccine if they are visiting the centre for an appointment or activity.  So book your vaccine  They are a friendly bunch and are there to help so pop in and keep yourself safe and well.

Phone020 7790 2296

5 Brayford Square, Stepney Green, London E1 0SG

We can support you in setting up and using Zoom, WhatsApp, Gmail, and Social Media Accounts. You can also learn how to shop online and navigate through GP Apps. We will also be providing support with setting up Universal Credit accounts and adjustments on your account. Please bring along your mobile phone or any electronic device.




This  Weeks Events


23rd  August

Shared Reading for Carers – CCTH – 11am to 12 noon

24th August

Counselling for Carers Day – CCTH/Zoom – 10am to 12.30pm

The Tuesday Social Club – CCTH – 2pm to 3.30pm

25th  August

Walking Wednesday’s – CCTH/Outdoor – 1pm to 2pm

Carers of People with Dementia Peer Support Group – Zoom – 2pm to 3.30pm

Young Adult Carers Group – CCTH – 5.30pm to 7.30pm

26th August

Arts & Craft Group – CCTH – 11.00am to 12.30pm

WeConnectCommunities Hub – 2pm to 3pm

27th  August

Healthy eating & nutrition for carers – change for good – Zoom. – 11am to 12 noon

Creative Writing Group – via Zoom – 2pm to 3pm



COVID-19: Supporting autistic people and people with learning disabilities

A guide to help family members and carers supporting adults and children with learning disabilities and autistic adults through the COVID-19 crisis.

Click link for information and advice








Important Numbers:

Unpaid carers can still access FREE PPE supplies. If you would like to receive PPE, Please contact the Carers Centre on 0207 790 1765 or Ayeda directly.

Domestic Violence Duty Line:  020 7364 4986 between 9am – 5pm.Victim Support:  020 7364 2448/7957

Just wishing everyone a peaceful, safe and week and remember if you need information and advice from the Carers Centre just email enquiries@ccth.org.uk

Tony Collins-Moore
Carers Academy Manager


Get in touch

The Carers Centre
21 Brayford Square
London, E1 0SG

020 7790 1765


Opening hours

Monday - Friday – 9.30am – 5pm
Saturday and Sunday – Closed

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