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Information for our Carers regarding Covid19 from Carer Support South Lakes.

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The McGee bro’s Cumbrian Way 100k ultra marathon
Raising money by completing the 100k in a day for Carers Support South Lakes because we feel carers are the unheard key workers.
Annie Woods Raised £200 for Local Charity Carer Support South Lakes During Lockdown slider
Lockdown Creativity Raises £200 for Local Carers
An Ambleside resident used her design talents to raise funds for Kendal-based charity, Carer Support South Lakes during the lockdown.
E S Hartley Motorhome - possible prize in the win a luxury motorhome competition
Win a luxury motorhome holiday
In conjunction with ES Hartley, Carer Support South Lakes are offering you the chance win a luxury motorhome holiday for 2021 in our raffle.
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Children and Young People’s Activities
Looking for activities to keep the kids entertained whilst at home?
We have collected together some ideas.
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Carer Wellbeing
Advice and support for Carers
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Gift Certificate
Are you looking for a gift that keeps on giving and one that will make a difference? Purchase a Gift Certificate and support unpaid Carers in the South Lakes.

and help us improve the lives of carers of all ages

Welcome to Carer Support South Lakes

Carer Support South Lakes is an independent, local charity and network partner of Carers Trust. We provide a range of services to support and enhance the lives of unpaid carers of all ages throughout South Lakeland.

Are you a Carer?

A Carer is someone who, without payment, provides help and support to a parent, partner, child, relative, friend or neighbour, who could not manage without their help. This could be due to age, physical or mental illness, substance misuse or disability.

There are thousands of Carers in South Lakeland. Many juggle work, school, or other commitments along with their caring role, and most don’t think of themselves as Carers, nor do they realise the range of services available to help them.

The term Carer should not be confused with a care worker, or care assistant who receives payment for looking after someone.

Do you need our support?

Many Carers face emotional and financial difficulties. Many have given up their income, education or employment prospects or pension rights to care for someone. Others attempt to juggle jobs and their caring responsibilities.

Taking on a caring role can lead to feelings of isolation, frustration, depression and can result in ill health.

Access to information, emotional support, advocacy, financial support and opportunities to take a break can help manage the impact of caring on the lives of Carers.

Get Involved

Volunteering with Carer Support South Lakes

 

admin@carersupportsouthlakes.org.uk

01539 815970

Volunteering with Carer Support South Lakes

admin@carersupport southlakes.org.uk

01539 815970

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