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Job vacancy within Support for Carers

At VASL Support for Carers we're looking to recruit a sixth team member. It's a 30 hour fixed term post for a Carers Wellbeing Officer, and the salary is 20-22k pro rata. For full information and how to apply, please phone Kerry Turnbull, Carers Services Manager on 01858 468543 or visit our sister website [url=][/url] and look for "Latest Vacancies"

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Come to our Census Forum


We warmly invite you to join our Census Forum over Zoom

Monday 15th February, 11am – 12 noon

Guest Speaker: Christopher Leedham, Census Engagement Manager

Chris will talk about the history of the census, why it is important, questions you can  expect to be asked and how your data is kept safe.

The code has been emailed to all registered carers; if you have not received it please contact [email protected]

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The next best thing to real life?

While we are still unable to meet in person, Support for Carers is pleased to be able to offer carers a “face to face” appointment over Zoom with one of our Carers Wellbeing Officers.  To book a slot, please telephone 01858 468543 between 9-5 weekdays or email [email protected].

We can support anyone caring for a friend or family member aged 18+ in Leicestershire.

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Carers Carol Concert

We will be holding a virtual carol concert for our carers on Tues 22nd December from 2-3pm. You're very welcome to join us for a singalong over Zoom. Because of time delays and sound feedback issues, everyone will be muted, so don't worry if you don't consider yourself much of a singer! Please email [email protected] to obtain the Zoom code.

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Carers Rights Day 2020

Come along and join us at our Carers Rights Day Virtual Coffee Morning on

Thursday 26th November 2020 

10.30 – 12.00

Bring a cup of tea or coffee along  to our information event. We will have guest speakers talking on topics such as benefits, advocacy, assistance available with improving your computer knowledge including sending emails and using the internet,  carers assessments, support from your GP practice and the Warm Homes Scheme and we will finish off with a fun quiz. Email [email protected] to get your Zoom code.

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Support for Carers Leicestershire is funded by Leicestershire County Council. However, we rely on donations to enhance the services we provide for carers in the area. If you would like to support us please contact us.