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News Archive August 2014

Sunderland Parent Carer Coffee Morning

The next Parent Carer Coffee Morning in Sunderland for parent carers (of disabled children aged under 18) is on:

Thursday 4th September

10am - 12 noon

at Sunderland Carers' Centre, Thompson Park.

For more information please contact Wendy Greenhow at the Carers' Centre on (0191) 549 3768.


Carers Coffee Evening

Come along for tea, coffee and a chat at our next coffee evening on:

Wednesday 3rd September

6.30pm - 8.15pm

at Sunderland Carers' Centre, Thompson Park

All carers welcome.


Disability Swim Session

There is an exclusive use disability swim session on Saturday 30th August, 3.45pm - 4.45pm, at Silksworth Community Pool, Tennis and Wellness Centre for disabled children and their families.

The cost is £2.20 per person or family ticket £5.25 (maximum 2 adults and 2 young people).

For more details contact their reception on (0191) 561 5900.


Parent Carer Information Bulletin September 2014

The new edition of the Parent Carer Information Bulletin is now available.

Click here to view


Job Vacancies at Sunderland Carers' Centre

Sunderland Carers' Centre has vacancies for 3 full-time Independent Support Workers (35 hours per week) and 1 part-time Independent Support Worker (18.5 hours per week).

Click here for more information and an application form

Closing date for returned application forms:

12 noon on Friday 5th September 2014


Mental Health Group

Please note that the group for mental health carers will move from being a weekly group to a monthly group.

It will now meet on the 2nd Tuesday of every month.

The next meeting will be Tuesday 12th August, 10.30am - 12 noon, at the Carers' Centre.