Cambridgeshire Virtual Carers Conference

Start date: 23.11.22 at 9.30am
End date: 23.11.22 at 6.00pm

Cambridgeshire Virtual Carers Conference

Cambridgeshire Virtual Carers ConferenceThis was held on the eve of Carers Rights Day 2022 as a virtual carers conference. With sessions for both carers and health professionals. All of the sessions were be in line with the aim of Carers Rights Day:

  • Ensuring carers and professionals are aware of the rights carers and young carers have.
  • Letting carers and professionals know what help and support is available across the county.
  • Raising awareness of the needs of carers of all ages (including young carers and parent carers).


9.30am-9.45am – Zoom room opens

9.45am-10.00am – Welcome and Introduction

10.00am-11.00am – Carers’ experiences with health and social care professionals

11.30am-12.30pm – Impact of caring on the physical and mental health of carers

1.00pm-2.30pm – Support available for carers and Carers’ Rights

2.30pm-3.00pm – Carers’ strategy update

4.00pm-5.00pm – Introduction to young carers

5.00pm-6.00pm – Interviews with young carers

Resources relevant to the conference