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Local carers win big at Pride in Our Carers Awards 2019!

18th June 2019

Carers across the region were celebrating on Thursday night after Carers Trust Cambridgeshire, Peterborough, Norfolk’s annual Pride in Our Carers Awards.  Nominees were invited to a special awards ceremony at Huntingdon Racecourse, hosted by BBC Radio Cambridgeshire’s Chris Mann. Now in their fourth year, the awards are designed to show appreciation for the contribution that […]

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It’s Volunteers Week!

1st June 2019

We would like to say a huge thank you to all of the wonderful people who volunteer with us across our region in so many varied ways. No matter how much or little time our volunteers have to give, they are sure to make a big difference.

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Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Carers Quarterly Magazine Issue 15 – June-August 2019

15th May 2019

Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Carers Magazine Issue 15.

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Chair joins forces with HRH The Princess Royal to raise awareness of the issues carers face at charity reception

8th April 2019

Stuart Evans, Chair of Trustees, joined Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal and distinguished guests at an annual event designed to raise awareness of the issues carers face and highlight the support that is available to them through the Carers Trust network.  The evening event took place at Mansion House on Wednesday 3rd April 2019. […]

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Consultation on overnight support for children with disabilities

21st March 2019

Cambridgeshire County Council wants to make sure that they provide overnight support for children with disabilities in the way that best meets the needs and wishes of families, children and young people.  Currently this is mostly provided outside the child’s family home in residential services or with Link foster carers. They are seeking views from parents […]

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Young Carers attend High Sheriff Awards

21st March 2019

Four of our young carers from Huntingdonshire joined Ella and Andy from our Communities Team to attend the High Sheriff Awards Ceremony on 19th March 2019 to be presented with a certificate by Carol Vorderman for our #iWill project. The event celebrated the end of the High Sheriff’s year in office where he has undertaken […]

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Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Carers Quarterly Magazine Issue 14 – March-May 2019

18th February 2019

Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Carers Magazine Issue 14.

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Young Carers Get Their Voices Heard in Norfolk

31st January 2019

Over 60 local health, education, police, voluntary sector and local authority professionals have joined forces with Young Carers in Norfolk to celebrate Young Carers Awareness Day and the #CareForMeToo campaign. Members of Norfolk Young Carers Forum hosted the event on Thursday 31st January 2019 at Dereham Town Football Club to reveal the results of their […]

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Young Carers Awareness Day 2019

30th January 2019

Young Carers Awareness Day (YCAD) is a national day of recognition for the UK’s young carers and will take place on Thursday, 31 January 2019. This will be the fifth official YCAD with the aim to continue identifying young carers and raising awareness of the vital role that they play in supporting their sick and […]

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George Smith, Community Hero at Norwich City Football Club

29th January 2019

George Smith, a member of the Norfolk Young Carers Forum, was the Norwich City Football Club Community Hero for their fixture against Sheffield United on Saturday 25th January. George, 12, is a young carer for his dad Mansel and was nominated by us for his support to his family and for being a valuable member […]

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