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Carers week 2018 runs from 11th to 17th June.

Here at DCA we are putting on a range of events, training and activities for carers this week on top of all the work we do all year round for carers.

For more information on these events or to book on the ones with limited spaces ring our Chesterfield office on 01246 559 524

Monday 11th June – Friday 15th June – Information and advice stall for Carers outside Specsavers at the Intu Centre, Derby City Centre.

Monday 11th June – Caring for Carers – Afternoon tea – with information and advice provided by DCA.
12.30 to 3pm. @ Cricket Club, The Pavilion, Queen’s Park, Chesterfield, S402BF

Monday 11th June – First Aid + tea and cakes @ Heanor – Park Court Community Centre – 10.30 – 1.00 This is our regular first aid session but with added tea and cakes.

Tuesday 12th June – First Aid + tea and cakes @Wellbrook Medical Centre, Wellend road, Hilton, DE65 5GZ. 9.30am – 11.45am. This is our regular first aid session but with added tea and cakes.

Tuesday 12th June – Walk and Canal Boat Trip – @Cromford Canal.
This will include a gentle walk and a canal boat trip.
There will a morning (11am) and an afternoon(2pm) session,
please call to reserve a place

Tuesday 12th June – Information and advice stand at Chesterfield Royal @ Chesterfield Royal Hospital Entrance. Information and advice for carers in conjunction with Chesterfield Royal

Tuesday 12th June – Launch of DCA GLOSSOP information and advice HUB and GLOSSOP CARERS GROUP – Coffee, Cakes and Information . 1.30pm to 3.30pm @The Bureau. Bank House, 22 Henry Street, Glossop SK13 8BW

Tuesday 12th June – Blythe House Carers Group. Coffee, Cakes and Information, joint event with Blythe House. 5pm to 7pm @Blythe House, Eccles Fold, Chapel-En-Le-Frith, High Peak SK23 9TJ

Wednesday 13th June – A walk in the park – Walk around Calke Abbey Park – Meet at 11am at the park entrance, Calke Abbey, Ticknall, Derby, DE73 7LE

Wednesday 13th June – Caring for Carers – Afternoon cream tea – with information and advice provided by DCA. 3pm to 5pm @The Hub at Gladstone, Broadleys, Clay Cross, S459JN.
Please call to reserve a place

Wednesday 13th June – Joint event – DeCafe Carers Group – for Carers of people with Dementia. – Coffee, Cakes and information. 11am to 1pm @Glossop Central Methodist Church. Chapel Street, Glossop SK13 8AT

Thursday 14th June – Caring for Carers. Tea and cakes with information and advice from DCA.
@Buxton Pavilion Tea Rooms 10.30am to 12pm. Come and join us for a relaxing afternoon tea,
please call to reserve a place

Thursday 14th June – Launch of DCA CHAPEL-en-le FRITH information and advice HUB. 10am to 12noon @Chapel-en-le Frith Library. Town Hall. Market Street
Chapel-en-le-Frith High Peak Derbyshire SK23 0HP

Friday 15th June – Caring for Carers – music, refreshments and much more.
Special Guest speaker Dennis Skinner.
11am to 2.30pm @ Shirebrook Village Hall, Park Road, Shirebrook, NG2O 8JP
Free event with music, refreshment’s, activities, information via stalls from local providers

Friday 15th June – Joint event – Still Waters Carers Dementia Group – carers and cared for – Coffee and Cakes. Talk by DCA workers. 10.30am to 12.30pm @Trinity Church. Hardwick Mount, Buxton SK17 6PR

Friday 15th June – New Mills Luncheon. 12noon to 2pm @New Mills Volunteer Centre. 33-35 Union Road, High Peak SK22 3EL

There is also information on other events for Carers week on the
Carers in Derbyshire Website …