17h May 2024

17h May 2024

Hello Everyone – Assertiveness – is it important for carers? I hope you are all enjoying some warmer weather and heads up this weekend expect some rain and storms. With this in mind caring can have it’s ups and downs and at times it can get a bit...
10th May 2024

10th May 2024

Hello Everyone – Next week is Mental Health Awareness Week? Next week is Mental Health Awareness Week and I wanted to highlight this to you all as it is so important that we all look after ourselves, as this enables us to have the energy for our own lives and...
26th April 2024

26th April 2024

Hello Everyone – What do you do with your caring role when on long-term sick? As some of you know I have been off sick for a few weeks but I am pleased to let you know I am back at work and easing back into my workload.  I do hope you are all well as you can be...
1st March 2024

1st March 2024

Hello Everyone – I am learning circus tricks …   I really feel that I am a qualified juggler these days hence, my quip about learning circus tricks.  I have heard it often at the Carers Centre that carers feel like they are spinning plates and they are...
23rd February 2024

23rd February 2024

Hello Everyone – Did you Know? Did you know that when you are a carer you can tell your GP that you are and they should record your carers status and this is recorded under Snomed CT. Coding Unpaid Carers: SNOMED CT The coding wants to record any unpaid carer...
16th February 2024

16th February 2024

Hello Everyone – Self Advocacy .. I wanted to talk about self advocacy and how it can equip you as carers to help better manage your caring roles. I have pondered on this since yesterday as my Mum had apparently told the care home staff that she was having chest...