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New Online Support Service Launches for Carers in Sandwell and Beyond

This Carers Week (10th – 16th June), Crossroads Caring for Carers is pleased to introduce new online tools which offer more ways for unpaid carers in Sandwell and beyond, to access information and sup...

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Carers Week 2024

We will be supporting Carers Week (10 – 16 June 2024) this year. Carers Week is an annual campaign to raise awareness of caring, highlight the challenges that unpaid carers face and recognise the cont...

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New Day Club For People With Care Needs Now Open

A brand-new day club with the aim of combating isolation and helping to improve the health and wellbeing of those with care needs and their family carers, was launched today (Wednesday 3rd April) by C...

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Celebrating Young Carers on Young Carers Action Day

To celebrate Young Carer’s Action Day (13.03.24), Dudley Young Carers (DYC) hosted a fun family event at The Source youth centre in Kingswinford to showcase to young carers and their families fr...

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Fair Futures for Young Carers

The Young Carers Covenant The UK Government, governments in Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales, councils, businesses and schools are being urged by UK charity Carers Trust to sign a landmark new co...

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New Day Club Starts in April

We are pleased to announce that we are launching a brand-new day club with the aim of combating isolation and helping to improve the health and wellbeing of those with care needs and their family care...

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Thank you to Tree of Light Appeal

We were very pleased to recently accept a kind donation of £600 from Tipton Civic Society’s Tree of Light Appeal. The appeal, which ran over the festive period last year, raises money for local charit...

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Black Country Excellence in Care Awards

We’re really pleased to share that two members of our amazing care team have been shortlisted for a prestigious Black Country Excellence in Care Award! Marie Wilkes for the Carer Award, which re...

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Join DYC at the Youth Stop

We’re really pleased to share with you that our Dudley Young Carers team have a regular session at the Youth Stop, a new youth centre which opened on 10th August at Merry Hill. The Youth Stop will off...

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Young Carer Awarded High Sheriff Award

A huge “well done!” goes to young adult carer Logan Brigdale, from Stourbridge, on being awarded a High Sheriff of the West Midlands “Inspiring Others” Award. This is an annual event wh...