Richmond Carers Centre runs a number of regular groups and activities, open to all adult carers registered with Richmond Carers Centre. This is a blended service offering both online and face-to-face sessions, details of which can be found below. To book onto one of the below activities/groups call 020 8867 2380 or email

Our online sessions are run online using Zoom. If you are not familiar with Zoom, please don’t worry as we are available to support you with this. Just let us know and we will be happy to guide you on how to use the platform.

To book onto any of our online groups, please email us at or call 020 8867 2380. When your place has been confirmed you will receive an email with a link to join the group along with instructions for using Zoom and information on how the group will work.

We are always developing our programme of groups and activities and we would love to hear from you if you have any suggestions or ideas as this will help us in our planning. Please email or call 020 8867 2380

Tai Chi session with Richmond Carers Centre

Tai Chi Classes

Tai Chi sessions for carers will continue in a new location. Tai Chi is an internal Chinese martial art practised for defence training, health benefits and meditation.

Wednesdays 6th13th20th and 27th September; 4th11th18th and 25th October
Venue: Eel Pie Island (please note the change of venue)

Swimming club

Swimming Club

Richmond Carers Centre has hired swimming lanes so you can enjoy a swim with other carers. Timings include 15 minutes either side to allow time for changing.

2.45-4pm (pool time 3-3.45pm)
Fridays 8th September and 13th October
Venue: Teddington

Kew Gardens in bloom

Kew Gardens Trip

This monthly trip to Kew Gardens offers the opportunity to explore and enjoy the delights of Kew Gardens. Carers go free as part of our membership with the Community Access Scheme. Meet promptly to enter the gardens as a group.

Tuesdays 12th September 
and 10th October 
Venue: Kew Gardens

Cup of coffee

Coffee Mornings

Join us for a hot drink and friendly conversation with fellow carers.

Wednesdays 13th September 
and 11th October 
Venue: Twickenham Green

Paint brushes with red and yellow paints

Art Club

The workshops will explore a range of art mediums with the opportunity to enjoy refreshments and connect with other carers in a relaxed environment.

Thursdays 14th September 
and 12th October
Venue: Twickenham Green

Hands making a pizza

Pizza Making for Young Adult Carers age 18-25

Meet other young adult carers and have a chat while having fun making and enjoying delicious pizzas together.

Thursday 21st September
Venue: Pizza Express, Teddington

Marble Hill House

Coffee Mornings for Parent Carers and Young Adult Carers

The coffee morning for parent carers and young adult carers aged 18-25 meets in the beautiful setting of Marble Hill House and Gardens.

Wednesdays 27th September and 18th October  
Venue: Marble Hill

Woman holding a camera in nature

Photography Class at Marble Hill Gardens

In this activity, you will meet as a group and, with the support of a professional photographer, learn about how to take better photos outside in nature.

Thursday 28th September

Venue: Marble Hill

An autumnal wreath

Autumnal Wreath Making

Join us to create an autumnal wreath celebrating the warm and golden colours of autumn. Using a variety of materials you will make a beautiful celebration of autumn for your home, whilst enjoying friendly company in this group activity.

Tuesday 3rd October

Venue: Twickenham Green

The interior of Marble Hill house showing a grand room with a table and chairs

Marble Hill House Tour

Join us for a tour to reveal the story of Marble Hill house. Built for Henrietta Howard, Marble Hill is a textbook example of Palladian architecture and its superb collection of early Georgian artworks and furnishings is a pleasure to behold.

Thursday 19th October

Venue: Marble Hill

Yoga mat

Afternoon Tea with the Mayor and Deputy Mayor

Carers can enjoy hot drinks and an array of delicious treats with the Mayor and Deputy Mayor of Richmond. The Mayor is hosting this event for unpaid carers to acknowledge and celebrate the outstanding work you do to care for your loved one(s).

Wednesday 25th October 

Venue: York House, Twickenham

For more information or to book call 020 8867 2380 or click to send us an email