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.

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…

NEW Accessible Wellbeing Walks in Twickenham

Open to all but suitable for people in wheelchairs and people using walking aids. Free Accessible Wellbeing guided walks, from Twickenham Junction Rough (opposite Twickenham Station), then alongside the River…
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