News and Information

Local and national news items that may be of interest to carers as well as updates on policies, benefits, laws and other processes that may effect carers.

THANK YOU

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We cannot thank you enough for all your support, time and donations. They help us provide our specialised service to young carers. A huge thank you to Selco Builders for…

A note to say farewell

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Adult carers support worker and workshop coordinator Tina is leaving Richmond Carers Centre after eight years to pursue a new career.  We wish her the very best of luck in…

The Hidden Disabilities sunflower

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The Hidden Disabilities Sunflower originated in 2016 when London Gatwick Airport asked “How can we recognise that one of our passengers may have a non-obvious disability?”. The answer was to…

Managing your health and wellbeing

Carers tell us that it can be difficult to look after their own health and wellbeing whilst caring for someone. How do we currently support carers to manage their health…

Medicine without prescription

Minor health conditions can be treated without visiting the GP.  Many minor health conditions will either get better on their own or can be treated with over the counter medicines.…

Richmond Carers Centre Awarded Trusted Charity Mark

Richmond Carers Centre has been awarded the Trusted Charity mark, recognising the excellent work it does in supporting unpaid carers in the London Borough of Richmond. This significant mark demonstrates…

‘Taking a break from caring’

Over the last year Richmond Carers Centre has been asking carers whether they feel that we have supported them with finding time for themselves and getting a break from their…
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