The Nutcracker: Paul Hamlyn Christmas Treat for Carers
|

Good news! Home Slough has arranged for Slough Carers Support to have 20 tickets at a discounted price to see The Nutcracker at The Royal Opera House! Saturday 15th December Meeting Point: Slough Train Station at 9am (the trains leaves at … Read More

Money Matters for Older People
|

An information and advice session by Age UK. Wednesday 21st November 10.30am-1.00pm Main Room, 29 Church Street, Slough, SL1 1PL Topics will include: Paying for care Managing money Benefit eligibility Light refreshments will be available. To find out more or … Read More

Flu season advice from Public Health Slough
|

Did you know….between 50 and 100 people die every year in Slough due to the Flu, a third of which are otherwise healthy individuals with no underlying health conditions. Do you want to risk getting the flu? Flu facts: 1) … Read More

Working together: Our town needs you!
|

The council’s adult social care team is looking for Slough residents and carers with experience of adult social care and support services to join a new influential group.The co-production group hopes to bring people together so they can get involved … Read More

Know your rights as a working carer
|

Nearly 1 in 8 employees is a carer but with the demands of a paid job alongside caring, 1 in 5 carers end up quitting work altogether. It is therefore important that carers know their rights and exercise them when … Read More

New FREE digital resources to help to make caring easier
|

Recently launched from Slough Borough Council and Carers UK Your free access code is: DGTL4366 Caring for a loved one who is ill, disabled or older can be valuable and rewarding, but without the right support caring can have an … Read More

New Drop-In Sessions for Carers
|

We are delighted to announce a new drop-in session for Carers. What: Drop-in sessions for information, advice and support Where: Herschel Medical Centre, 45 Osborne Street, Slough, SL1 1TT When: Every 3rd Wednesday of the month, anytime between 9:30am and 11:30am … Read More

cApp – PIP and ESA Assessment Tools
|

This is a great website for PIP and ESA Assessment Calculations http://www.c-app.org.uk/  

Enabling seniors to age in place increases quality of life and happiness
|

Please see the following links shared with us by George an Aging at Home Activist The Checklist for Aging in Place https://www.care.com/c/stories/5432/a-checklist-for-aging-in-place/ Moving an Aging or Disabled Parent Into Your Home: 4 Things You Should Know https://www.homeadvisor.com/r/moving-in-aging-or-disabled-parent/ Emergency Preparedness Guide … Read More

Technology is Important
|

Did you know …. “Many of us use technology in our everyday lives, but seven out of ten people don’t think of technology when it comes to caring.” from CARERS UK Find out about what technology is out there to … Read More

1 2 3 4 5 16