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Welcome to Manchester Carers Network

FREE workshops for unpaid carers in Manchester

Find out what workshops are running

The programme is funded by Manchester Health and Care Commissioning.

YOUNG CARERS

Greater Manchester young carers event.

MARGARET

Caring for someone with dementia.

GAYNOR

Being a carer and being me.

MRS ZHU YANG XUE QIN

Help and support.

LILLY

Looking after my husband.

MAISIE

Caring for partner.

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Am I a carer?

A Carer is someone of any age who supports, unwaged, a relative, partner or friend who due to physical or mental illness, disability, frailty or addiction could not manage without that support.

You might think of yourself as the person’s wife/husband/partner, or their son/daughter etc. You might see looking after them as something you just get on with. But recognising you are a carer means you are not alone – there is information and help available.

There are more than forty thousand carers in the city – join us, get the help you need and give carers a voice.

“I know for a fact that I would have gone under without support when I really needed it.”
Gaynor, a carer and now part of Manchester Carers Forum.

Young Carer

Young Carer

Young Adult Carer

Young Adult Carer

Older Carer

Older Carer

First Language Not English

First Language Not English

Parent Carer

Parent Carers

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LATEST EVENTS

Hulme Carers Group

21 October @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

East Manchester Carers Support Group

23 October @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

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4 days ago

Manchester Carers Network

Carers, You could get £140 off your electricity bill under the Warm Home Discount Scheme.You could get £140 off your electricity bill under the Warm Home Discount Scheme. ... See MoreSee Less

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Tonight at the #spiritofmcr19 awards as part of Manchester Community Central we won the partnership & collaboration award.

It’s all down to our partners and the wonderful hidden heroes- the unwaged carers we support. Thank you to everyone for their nominations.

For details on what we do visit www.manchestercarersnetwork.org.uk
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2 weeks ago

Manchester Carers Network

Timeline PhotosWe’re taking part in Autism Hour!
From 5th-12th October our stores will be making adjustments to make shopping easier for our autistic customers and their families.
#AutismHour

[Please note these dates are in addition to our regular Saturday 9am-10am weekly Quiet Hour]
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3 weeks ago

Manchester Carers Network

Levenshulme Inspire are running a FREE event happening today to Celebrate International Day of Older Persons #IDOP2019 with the Inspired TaskforceJ
It is taking place today 1st October 2019, 2pm - 4pm there will be a Sing along and dance with a fabulous live 60's and 70's music set with the Artful Codgers.

It is happening at Levenshulme Inspire ,747 Stockport Road, Levenshulme M19 3AR

For more info contact Kate Williams:
Email Kate.williams@lev-inspire.org.uk
Phone 07952 178459
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Music, Movement, Mindfulness & fun for carers

Fridays 11th, 25th October & 8,22 November 1pm-2.30pm.

Venue – Lifted Carers Centre, Alpha House,
Rowlandsway, Wythenshawe M22 5R

Places are FREE but must be booked in advance.
To book, please contact us on 0161 834 6069
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Are you a Carer? Are you caring for someone who has continence issues?

Manchester Carers Network & Bladder & Bowel UK are running a Managing Continence Workshop at Chorlton Central Church on 17 September. The workshop is free and will run from 7pm - 9pm. If you'd like to attend please visit our events page or contact us on 016 834 6069 & learning@manchestercarersnetwork.org.uk.
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1 month ago

Manchester Carers Network

Find out more about the Care Quality Commission (CQC) in England. They want to hear about your experiences of health and care services- good or bad. If you live outside of England, you can also find out who to speak to about care quality on this page: carersuk.org/cqc ... See MoreSee Less

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1 month ago

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