Latest Carers FIRST E-bulletins

Please find below e-bulletins sent out to carers. These bulletins are filled with information on groups/activities which are run by Carers FIRST and other local organisations, as well as local news/updates. Feel free to view bulletins from all areas as they may include information relevant to all carers no matter where you live.

East Lincolnshire

October 2019 Including; Mental Health Focused Edition, World Mental Health Day, Lincolnshire Mental Health Services, Mental Health Apps, Stress Management Workshop Louth, Louth Pampering Day and much more.

September 2019 Including; Carers Rights Day, New Carers Co-Production Group, Men Do Project Activities, Carers Afternoon Tea, Louth Stress Awareness Workshop, Trip to Belton House, Caring Confidently and much more.  

August 2019 Including; Staying Safe in the Heat, Men Do Project Activities, Carer Wellbeing Group Updates, Summer Family Fun Day, A Perfect Day Festival, Outdoor Cinema. 

July 2019 Including; Carers FIRST Hospital Service, Men Do Project Activities, Carers Picnic Louth, Accessible, Ladies Afternoon Cream Tea, UK Care Guide, Linkage. 

June 2019 Including; Latest Whats on Guide, Carers Week, Lout Carers Wellbeing Group, Boston Carers Wellbeing Group Future Speakers, Dementia Cafe Skegness, Community Learning Partnership, Literary Festival. 

May 2019 Carers Week Focused Bulletin. 

April 2019 Including; Carers Week, Carers UK State of Caring Survey, Overcoming Employment Barriers for Carers Event, Veterans Lunch, Community Learning Partnership, Easter Egg Hunt Louth, Adfam and much more. 

March 2019 Including; Carers FIRST Aviation Trip, Stress Management Workshop, Hand Massages for Carers in Mablethorpe, Timpson Suit Cleaning Service, Epilepsy Action and much more. 

February 2019 Including;  Caring Confidently, Respect, East Lindsey Health Walks, Friendship Group, Dementia Friendly Screening of Mary Poppins, Indoor Carpet Bowls and much more.

January 2019 Including; Carers Annual Report, Caring Confidently, Movement and Dance Exercise Class, Trinity Centre Walks, Singing for Fun, Cycling for Age and much more.

December 2018 Including; Caring Confidently, Carer Forum East Lincolnshire, Extra GP Appointments Now Available, YMCA Lincoln, ESCO Drop-in, Lincs ADHD Support Services, Linkage, Home From Home.

November 2018 Including; Online Carers Forum, Desire Change, Over 50's Qi Gong Classes, The Thomas Centre Louth, Respite Holidays, Linkage, Macmillan In Lincolnshire, Get Into Gardening and Landscaping, Survey of Adult Carers in England – 2018.

October 2018 Including; Carers Rights Day, National Energy Action, Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust Coffee Morning, FLU Drop In Clinic, Friends in Need, Healthwatch Your Voice Event and much more.

September 2018 Including; Fitness, Friends and Foods, Coffee Morning and Go Out & Get Active.

August 2018 Including; Dementia Friendly Swimming, Langton Crafts Group, East Keal festival, East Lindsey Domestic Abuse Support, CHAPS - Community Health Activity Project and Social Care Exchange event.

South Lincolnshire

October 2019 Including; Mental Health Focused Edition, World Mental Health Day, Lincolnshire Mental Health Services, Mental Health Apps, Time for Me Workshop Sleaford, Benefit Surgery Dates for October and much more.

September 2019 Including; Carers Rights Day, Carers Co-Production Group, Benefit Sessions for September, New Carers Wellbeing Group in Metheringham, Activities for Carers in Holbeach, Sleaford Dementia Support and much more. 

August 2019 Including; Staying Safe in the Heat, Benefit Sessions for August, Free Teas for Those in Need, Cranwell Senior Citizens Club, Unify Dance Festival, Sleaford Medical Group Tea and Talk and more. 

July 2019 Including; Carers FIRST Hospital Service, Good Neighbours, Pelican Trust, Accessible, Ladies Afternoon Cream Tea, UK Care Guide, Dont Loose Hope, Grantham Tennis Club and much more. 

June 2019 Including; Latest Whats on Guide, Carers Week, Understanding Mental Health, Diabetes UK, St Barnabas Bereavement Support, First Aid Workshop for Carers, Midsummer Art and Craft Fair. 

May 2019 Carers Week Focused Bulletin. 

April 2019 Including; Carers Week, Carers UK State of Caring Survey, Overcoming Employment Barriers for Carers Event, Benefit Checks for April, Family Line, Diabetes UK Event, Grantham Dementia Cafe and much more. 

March 2019 Including; Caring Confidently, Time For Me Workshop, Benefit Surgery Dates, Fibromyalgia Support Group, Wings Breaks, Christians Against Poverty, Sage Gardener Friendship Days and much more. 

February 2019 Including; Time for Me Workshop, Caring Confidently, Respect, The Oddfellows, Responders to Warmth, Riverside Art Group, Grantham Ramblers Group, United Together and much more. 

January 2019 Including; Carers Annual Report, Free Healthy Cooking Course, Benefit Surgery Dates, Counselling and Support for Young People, Lincolnshire Rural Support Network, Autistic Led Support Group and much more. 

December 2018 Including; Carer Forum South, Cooking Course for Carers, Lincoln Castle Explorer Session, Mindspace, Tonic Health, Support Groups, Rehab 4 Addiction and Flu Jabs

November 2018 Including; Online Carer Forum, Benefit Surgeries for November, Armed Forces Community Advice Service, The Junction New Life Centre - Sleaford, Lincs Home Independent Agency, Lincolnshire Rural Support Network, Survey of Adult Carers in England 2018

October 2018 Including; Carers Rights Day, Benefits Surgeries for October, Mental Health and Wellbeing, Sleaford and District Widows Group, The Veterans Gateway, Parkinson's Support, Osteoporosis Support and much more

September 2018 Including; Benefits Surgeries for September, Caring Confidently and Leasingham Friendship Group

August 2018 Including; Benefits Surgeries for August, South Lincs Blind Society, Pre School learning Alliance, Hollyhocks Cancer Support Group, The Butterfield Centre and Christ Church Day Centre

West Lincolnshire

October 2019 Including; Mental Health Focused Edition, World Mental Health Day, Lincolnshire Mental Health Services, Mental Health Apps, Mental Health Dog Walking Event, Caring Confidently Lincoln and much more. 

September 2019 Including; Carers Rights Day, Caring Confidently, Carers Co-Production Group, Time for Me Workshop, 50 Plus Club, Ladies and Gents Afternoon Tea, Heritage Lincolnshire and much more. 

August 2019 Including; Staying Safe in the Heat, Caring Confidently, YMCA Social Event, Lincoln Camaraderie Club, PAACT Workshops and Training, Armed Forces Breakfast Club and more. 

July 2019 Including; Carers FIRST Hospital Service, Kids Family Fun Day, Dementia Cafe, Accessible, St Barnabas, Sage Gardener, UK Care Guide and much more. 

June 2019 Including; Latest Whats on Guide, Carers Week, New Dementia Carers Wellbeing Group, Lincolnshire Parent Carer Forum, Volunteers Week, Citizens Advice West Lindsey, Abbey Access Training and much more. 

May 2019 Carers Week Focused Bulletin. 

April 2019 Including; Carers Week, Carers UK State of Caring Survey, Overcoming Employment Barriers for Carers Event, Green Synergy Gardening Event, Lincoln City Extra Time Hub, Umbrellas, Age UK Singing For The Mind and much more. 

March 2019 Including; Caring Confidently for Dementia Carers, Weight Management Programme, Addaction, Wings Breaks, Parent Carer Support Group, St Barnabas Bereavement Support and much more. 

February 2019 Including; Caring Confidently, Respect, Sage Gardener, Free Weight Management Programme, Lincolnshire Parent Carer Forum, Oasis, 'Minevention' and much more.

January 2019 Including; Carers Annual Report, Parent Carer Event, Bereavement Support Group, Action on Hearing Loss, Staying Safe Website, The Silverline and much more.

December 2018 Including; Carer Forum West, Lincoln Castle Explorer Session, Christmas Concert, The Meeting Point, Family Action, Yarn Group, Armed Forces Breakfast Club, Scam Alert and Flu Jabs.

November 2018 Including; Online Carer Forum, Lincolnshire Parent Carer Forum Coffee Mornings, Lincoln City FC Sports and Education Trust Impact your Mind Imps in the Community, Cruise Bereavement Care, Mansions of the Future, Stepping Stone Theatre Unplugged, Survey of Adult Carers in England - 2018.

October 2018 Including; Carers Rights Day, Parent Carers Support Group, Firesetter Intervention Scheme, Advice ASAP Lincolnshire, Alzheimer's Society CRISP Courses and much more.

September 2018 Including; New Parent Carer Support Group, Stroke Association Singing & Sound Group and National Rheumatoid Arthritis Society.

August 2018 Including; Lincoln Carer Group, Gainsborough Carer Group, CANadda event, Stokes Collection Cafe, Family Picnic on the Lawn, Sage Gardener, Friends Against Scams and Development Plus.