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Young carers questions for the Mayor of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough

22 October 2021

If you are a young carer living in Cambridgeshire or Peterborough, Centre 33 want to hear from you! Their Young Carers Advisory Board will be meeting with the Mayor of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough in November. They want to know what questions you’d like them to ask him, for you. Come along to a friendly Zoom […]

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Survey for carers of adults with learning disabilities or autism

20 October 2021

Are you the carer of an adult with learning disabilities or autism who is or has been an inpatient in a mental health, learning disability or autism specialist hospital? As part of an NHS England funded project reviewing advocacy for people with autism and people with learning disabilities in hospital settings, the Challenging Behaviour Foundation […]

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Survey of Adult Carers in England 2021-22

13 October 2021

The survey of adult carers in England 2021-22 is being held. We would encourage any carer who is asked to complete the survey to do so as this is a valuable way of the situations and needs of carers being understood. The survey is for adults (aged 18 and over) who have been informal carers […]

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Help ensure carers are properly recognised in the Health and Care Bill

7 October 2021

We need your help. Young carers have been left out of the recent Health and Care Bill which is currently making its way through Parliament. We also want to ensure all carers are fully recognised by the Bill so that they are properly identified and supported as early as possible in their caring journey. Alongside […]

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Do you have or care for someone who has long COVID?

6 October 2021

You can use your experience of living with or caring for someone long-COVID to help improve services for others by joining an NHS steering group to help with developing a long-COVID service. The NHS want the service to be easy to access and meet the needs of all patients – so need your input to […]

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UCL research on carers experiences in COVID-19

Research into experiences of young carers and young adult carers during COVID-19

29 September 2021

Researchers at University College London would like to speak to different groups of people including young carers aged 13-17 years old and young adult carers (aged 18-24) about their experiences during COVID-19. Young carers aged 13-17 They are really interested in how different groups of people including young carers aged 13-17 years old are feeling, […]

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Workshops to help Carers Trust involve carers more meaningfully in its work

20 September 2021

Carers Trust wants to involve carers more meaningfully in its work. Carers Trust sees this as important to strengthening the authenticity of its work and ensuring that what we do truly reflects what carers need. To do his Carers Trust is working with another charity called New Philanthropy Capital (NPC) to help them develop a […]

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Delirium research – discussion group invitation

16 September 2021

Help researchers better understand new confusion and how this affects the person, their carers and relatives A team of researchers based at Addenbrooke’s Hospital, CUH NHS Foundation Trust and the University of Cambridge are planning a research project to investigate delirium, which is a sudden, usually short-lived, new confusion. Delirium can affect a persons’ thoughts, […]

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University of Kent research – People with dementia and their carers

13 September 2021

Earlier this summer we shared that researchers from the University of Kent were looking for study participants to help them to understand how well social care services support people living with dementia and their family and friends, who support them. (IRAS ID: 260302) They have now shared information on the findings from the survey with […]

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Invitation to AGM of NHS Norfolk and Waveney Clinical Commissioning Group

9 September 2021

You are invited to attend the first Annual General Meeting of NHS Norfolk and Waveney Clinical Commissioning Group which will take place virtually at 12 noon on Tuesday 28 September. Joining instructions will be sent to you nearer the time and will also be available on their website at www.norfolkandwaveneyccg.nhs.uk About NHS Norfolk and Waveney Clinical […]

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