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Sheffield Carers Centre

Summary
Sheffield Carers Centre offers support and information to all unpaid adult carers who provide unpaid care for a family member or friend due to an illness, disability, mental health issue, frailty or substance misuse.


Description

ADVICE & INFORMATION

  • Carers Advice Line - Phone up to get specialist advice and information - 0114 272 8362
  • Drop-in Sessions - You can drop in to the centre on Wednesday mornings to chat to an adviser
  • Specialist Advice - find out about employment rights, benefits and wills, power of attorney, trusts, and community care for free
  • Information Library - Information about caring and your role, available on our website

COMMUNITY & SUPPORT

  • Carer’s Needs Assessments - looks at how your caring role impacts your life, and what support you might need*
  • Personalised support based on your needs including: Time for a Break* / One-to-one counselling / Support Packages*
  • Carer Card - discounts and offers on products and activities from local and national businesses, just for carers.
  • Plan for emergencies or make a contingency for when you are unable to care.
  • Social Media - keep updated with us by following ‘Sheffield Carers Centre’ on Facebook and Twitter. You can join the discussion online with our private Facebook groups by be-friending the user ‘Julia Carers’ and ask to join.
  • Carers Cafés - meet other carers for peer support over tea and cake, second Friday of the Month (10-12, in central United Reformed Church, Norfolk Street except August).
  • Newsletter - every 4 months we send out our newsletter full of useful news and information.
  • Carers Groups - meetings in your community with other carers. Listed online and in newsletter or email: jan@sheffieldcarers.org.uk

     

    *available to carers of adults over 18.


Who to contact

Telephone
Carer Advice Line - 0114 272 8362
Office and General Enquiries - 0114 278 8942
E-mail
support@sheffieldcarers.org.uk
Website
www.sheffieldcarers.org.uk

Where to go

Name
Concept House
Address
Young Street
Sheffield
South Yorkshire
Postcode
S1 4UP

When is it on?

Time / Date Details
Monday - Friday 9am-6pm
Time of day
Evening
Afternoon
Morning
Days
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

Inclusion Information

Wheelchair Access
Yes
Able to accommodate other cultures/ethnicities
Yes

Other Details

Costs

Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
0.00
Referral required
No
Facilities
  • Drop-in Facilities
  • Short Breaks
  • Days out/visits
  • Meeting Rooms

Miscellaneous

Charity Number
1041250

Last Updated
17/01/2019
Keywords
carers, centre
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