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Do you look after a member of your family or a friend?

Would you like to gain  information, advice and support to help you in your caring role?

Talking to people who are in similar situations

Caring for Carers is a partnership between Age UK Plymouth and Improving Lives Plymouth. We understand how difficult looking after someone can be and we're here to help. 

In partnership with

Through our partnership we can support carers by the provision of:                             

  • Information and Advice
  • Drop-in/Support Groups
  • Leisure and Social Activities
  • Workshops/ Training
  • Carers Card Discounts
  • Regular Newsletters

Age UK Plymouth's Memory CafĂ© offers carers an opportunity to meet with staff and other carers to discuss things that may be of concern or simply have a chat with others that are in a similar situation. It is an informal and friendly group where you can share personal experiences or just take a short break from your caring role. 

Drop-in times

Thursday:
William and Patricia Venton Centre - Mount Gould
14.00 - 16.00
Every last Thursday of the month.

Friday:
William Venton Centre - Plymstock (Dementia support group)
13.30 - 15.30
Every Friday. 

Related Services

Caring for Carers

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