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Opportunity for Carers Looking for Employment

Opportunity for Carers Looking for Employment

Are you a Carer wanting to get into or return to a supportive workplace with prospects?   For more details email admin@dccarers.org   We are working with a fantastic new scheme launched by the Civil Service to recruit unpaid family Carers into employment but initial...
Volunteer Role: Parent Carer Team

Volunteer Role: Parent Carer Team

PARENT CARER TEAM We urgently need temporary or long term Volunteers to join our Parent Carer Team to assist parent carers with completing DLA forms for children with disabilities.  The role requires around 2-3 hours at a time in order to complete the form. This is...
Connecting Carers Volunteer Vacancy

Connecting Carers Volunteer Vacancy

To apply email: andrea.emerson@dccarers.org Durham County Carer Support (DCCS) Volunteer Role Description Volunteer Role – Connecting Carers Volunteer Areas to be covered – County Durham and or Darlington Reporting to: – Connecting Carers team (CC) and Volunteer...
Alistair Mathieson

Alistair Mathieson

I’m Ali. I’ve run the GNR a few times now, though the first  time in 8 years. I work for Stockton Carers Service, as a Carers Advisor and see the challenges faced by informal careers on a daily basis. Unfortunately, I can’t fundraise for my service as it’s part of the...
We have reached 2000 Carers in Darlington

We have reached 2000 Carers in Darlington

We are proud to announce that we have reached 2000 unpaid Carers in Darlington who have signed up for our advice and support. We are a voluntary organisation which provides free high-quality services and support to unpaid Carers over the age of 18, who support someone...
10K for 10K Sponsored Swim

10K for 10K Sponsored Swim

We are looking for swimmers who would like to help us raise money by getting involved in our sponsored swim. Register your interest here: https://forms.office.com/r/91bmZc3RM4 100% of money raised will go the the Carers Wellbeing fund! You Must be able to swim at...
National Carers Week – June 2022

National Carers Week – June 2022

A MULTITUDE of unpaid carers are being offered much-needed help by a North-East charity as the cost of living crisis pushes them deeper into poverty. A of advice and activities have been organised to mark National Carers’ Week (June 6-12) by Durham County Carers...
Vacancy – ‘Keeping In Touch’ – Volunteer

Vacancy – ‘Keeping In Touch’ – Volunteer

Volunteer application form https://forms.office.com/r/usLa9n1Ugn Carers situations may well have altered drastically and we would like to be able to assist where we can so that Carers can get the support they need. But we cannot do this without the valued work from...
Carers Letter

Carers Letter

Dear Carers,   This week is Carers’ Week and on behalf of Jane Robinson, Chair of the North East Association of Directors of Adult Social Services and Sam Allen, Chief Executive of the North East and North Cumbria Integrated Care System, we wanted to take this...