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Support for Carers in North West Leicestershire

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‘Time Out for Carers Coalville’


Contact Details:

01858 468543

Address:

Marlene Reid Centre
85 Belvoir Road
Coalville
Leicestershire
LE67 3PH

About

The ‘Time Out for Carers’ group meets on the first Thursday of the month from 10.30am to 12 noon. Carers are welcome to drop into the monthly sessions at any time, you don’t have to stay for the whole morning. Come along to meet other carers near you, for advice and support and to enjoy some ‘time out’ from your caring role. The usual leader is Gurjit.

Found in: North West Leicestershire, Activities & Events, Groups & Forums,

Age UK - benefits checks


Contact Details:

0116 299 2233

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Currently, Age UK will do a benefits check over the phone for Leicestershire residents to check that you are getting everything you are entitled to. Ring or email to request one. You do not have to be over a certain age.

Found in: All Leicestershire, Blaby, Charnwood, Harborough, Leicester, Hinckley & Bosworth, Melton, North West Leicestershire, Oadby & Wigston,

Alzheimer’s - Carers Support Group - Coalville Drop-in


Contact Details:
Address:

Marlene Reid Centre
85 Belvoir Road
Coalville
LE67 3PH

About

A drop-in support group for carers of people with dementia and memory problems including Alzheimer’s. Come along for an informal chat with other carers plus a cuppa and biscuit. (50p donation requested). The group also arranges activities and guest speakers. It meets the 1st Wednesday of the month from 10.30am to 12.00 noon.

Found in: North West Leicestershire, Activities & Events, Groups & Forums,

Ashby de la Zouch Alzheimer’s Society Carer Support Group


Contact Details:

Laurie Woodruff, Dementia Support Worker, Alzheimer's Society on 0116 231 1114 or 07889 604233

Address:

Legion House
South Street
Ashby de la Zouch

About

Meets on the 3rd Monday of the month from 1.30pm to 3pm.

Found in: North West Leicestershire, Activities & Events, Groups & Forums,

Breathe Easy Exercise Class


Contact Details:

Kate - 07535 691874

Address:

Coalville Labour Club
Bridge Road
Coalville
LE67 3PW

About

Every Thursday afternoon 3-4pm. £2 per session. Specially designed exercises for people with respiratory problems.

Found in: North West Leicestershire, Activities & Events, Groups & Forums,

Breathe Easy North West Leicestershire Support Group


Contact Details:

07914 716438

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Address:

Coalville Labour Club
Bridge Road
Coalville
LE67 3PW

About

Breathe Easy Groups are run by the British Lung Foundation Support Network and are open to anyone with any form of lung disease. They also offer support to carers, family members and friends. The Breathe Easy North West Leicestershire group meets on the 2nd Wednesday of every month from 1.30pm to 3.30pm at the Coalville Labour Club.

Found in: North West Leicestershire, Activities & Events, Groups & Forums,

Coalville Memory Café


Contact Details:

0116 231 1111 (Alzheimers Society)

Address:

Coalville Memory Café
Marlene Reid Centre,
Belvoir Road,
Coalville,
Leics.
LE67 3PH

About

First Friday of the month, 2 - 3:30pm.

Dementia Cafés provide information about living with dementia and other services available locally in an informal and comfortable environment. They are also a place to relax, socialise and meet other people with dementia and their carers.

Found in: North West Leicestershire, Activities & Events, Groups & Forums,

Coping with Cancer support group: Coalville


Contact Details:

Call Lucy Pugh on 0116 223 0055

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Address:

The Marlene Reid Centre
85 Belvoir Drive
Coalville
Leicestershire
LE67 3PH

About

Group runs on the first and third Thursday of every month. 1.30pm-4.00pm. We are a drop in support group for cancer patients, their family members and carers. Come and enjoy a complementary therapy treatment in a calm and relaxing environment. Meet and chat to other patients or carers over refreshments. No need to book. Just turn up. Therapies available include: aromatherapy, reflexology, Indian head massage and reiki. Treatments and refreshments are free of charge.

Found in: North West Leicestershire, Activities & Events, Groups & Forums,

Dementia Singing Group - Ashby


Contact Details:

01530 833000 (Mel)

Address:

Ashby Methodist Church
Burton Road
Ashby
LE65 2LP

About

A fun and lively group run by an experienced music therapist, for people with dementia and their carers. Complimentary tea and biscuits. The group meets fortnightly at Ashby Methodist Church. Upcoming sessions are 23 April, 7 May, 21 May, 4 June, 18 June, 2 July, 30 July . Phone Mel for ongoing dates. Parking £1 in the Co-Op car park, free for blue badge holders.

Found in: All Leicestershire, North West Leicestershire, Activities & Events, Groups & Forums,

Diabetes Support Group


Contact Details:

Bill Brown - 07876 748113

Address:

Coalville Library
High Street
Coalville
Leics
LE67 3EA

About

Every 2nd Tuesday of the month - the mission of the group is provide a regular meeting place for people affected by diabetes to share information and experiences. 2019 dates are 9 April, 14 May, 11 June, 9 July, 13 Aug, 10 Sept, 15 Oct, 12 Nov, 10 Dec.

Drop in any time between 3-5pm. Guest speakers from 3:30pm.

Found in: North West Leicestershire, Activities & Events, Groups & Forums,

Hope House Griffydam - day hospice


Contact Details:

01530 222079

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Address:

Hope House
Lower Brand
Griffydam
Leics
LE67 8HE

About

Hope House offers a warm, friendly welcome to around 8-10 local people each day, all of whom have a life limiting illness. The day lasts from 10:30 to 3:30 and a hot two course lunch is provided. Hope House is free to attend and transport is provided by volunteer drivers. Open Mondays and Thursdays. Guests must be able to feed themselves and toilet themselves, and people with dementia cannot be taken. Complimentary therapies including aromatherapy and reflexology are offered. Attendance is free and by referral only - please ring 01530 222079 to go through the simple referral process.

Found in: North West Leicestershire,

Hospice Hope Support Café


Contact Details:

07935800658

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Address:

The Hub,
Bondgate,
Castle Donington,
DE74 2NR

About

Pastoral support for people with life limiting conditions, their families and carers. Contact Hospice Hope for more details.

Found in: North West Leicestershire, Activities & Events, Groups & Forums,

Hospice Hope Support Cafe - Ashby


Contact Details:

01530 222079

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Address:

Legion House
South Street
Ashby de la Zouch
Leics
LE65 1BQ

About

For anyone affected by a life-limiting illness, this drop-in support café runs every Friday 1:30 - 4pm.

Found in: North West Leicestershire, Activities & Events, Groups & Forums,

Hospice Hope Support Cafe - Ibstock


Contact Details:

01530 222079

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Address:

Methodist Church
Melbourne Road
Ibstock
Leics
LE67 6JS

About

For anyone affected by a life limiting illness, this drop in support café is open from 1:30 - 4pm

Found in: North West Leicestershire, Activities & Events, Groups & Forums,

Hospice Hope Support Cafe - Whitwick


Contact Details:

01530 222079

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Address:

Methodist Church
Hall Lane
Whitwick
Leics
LE67 5PF

About

For anyone affected by a life limited illness, this drop in support café runs from 1:30 - 4pm.

Found in: North West Leicestershire, Activities & Events, Groups & Forums,

Joining Forces/Age UK Older Veterans Coffee Mornings


Contact Details:

0116 2614605 or 0116 2614606

Address:

Hermitage FM Café
Memorial Square
Coalville
LE67 3TU

About

2nd Monday of each month, 10:00 - 12:00

These coffee mornings are open to veterans born before 1950, along with their spouses or carers. A great way to meet up with other veterans and carers.

Found in: North West Leicestershire, Activities & Events, Groups & Forums,

Leicestershire Parent Carer Forum


Contact Details:

07948 607374

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Address:

Agar Nook Community Centre
Belgrave Close,
Agar Nook​,
Coalville,
Leicestershire,
LE67 4TN

About

Support for Carers is for carers of adults, not under-18s. However we are pleased to share 2019 dates of the Leicestershire Parent Carer Forum, 10-11am at Agar Nook in Coalville.
13 May
10 June
NO MEETINGS July/August
9 Sept
7 Oct
18 Nov

Found in: North West Leicestershire, Activities & Events, Groups & Forums,

MS Support Group


Contact Details:

01530 244914

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Address:

Ulverscroft Activity Centre
Priory Lane
Ulverscroft
Leics
LE67 9PH

About

MS Support Group - a social activity of kurling, skittles, quoits and quizzes First Thursday of the month 1:30 - 3:30

Found in: Charnwood, Hinckley & Bosworth, North West Leicestershire, Activities & Events, Groups & Forums,

Social Eating - Thursday lunchtimes - Coalville


Contact Details:

01530 814203

Address:

Unit 1-2 Market Street
Coalville
LE67 3DX

About

Run by CEP in conjunction with Super Kitchen and Fare Share, 2 courses for £3 adult/£2 child, 2 adults + 3 kids £10. 12 noon - 14:30. The kitchens have a 5 star hygiene rating!

A typical menu would be minted roast lamb, baby new potatoes and three veg, followed by crumble or trifle.

Found in: North West Leicestershire, Activities & Events, Groups & Forums,

The OASIS Project - Mental Health Support Group


Contact Details:

Call Fiona Kinsey on 0116 247 0335

Address:

Marlene Reid Centre
85 Belvoir Road
Coalville
LE67 3PH

About

Runs every Friday from 10.30am to 12.30pm. Do you struggle with stress, anxiety, depression or other mental health problems? Do you sometimes feel socially isolated & would like the opportunity to meet others with similar issues and make new friends? Would you like to get involved in a supportive social and well-being group where you can share concerns, increase your self-confidence, learn new ways to cope better with your mental health, access information and advice and have some fun? Then the Oasis Project may be just what you need!

*Please note this project is NOT open to those who already have a Personal Budget or Direct Payment from social services to pay for support.

Found in: All Leicestershire, North West Leicestershire, Activities & Events, Groups & Forums,

The Singing Cafe


Contact Details:

07875 378 628

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The Singing Cafe is a cafe for people with mental health challenges including memory loss and dementia. Singing is good for you so why not take the person you care for along, so they can enjoy singing songs and meeting new people? Please check the website for Singing Cafe venues and times. The Singing Cafe is run by WOW Church, a registered charity, and they ask for a £3 voluntary donation per person, which includes refreshments. Accompanying carers need to stay with the person they care for.

Found in: All Leicestershire, Charnwood, Melton, North West Leicestershire, Activities & Events, Groups & Forums,

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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.