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Theatre-goers cue up generous donation

Generous theatre-goers that attended a comedy play based on the Carry On series which came to Bishop’s Stortford have helped over £600 to support our work with unpaid family and  friend carers.

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Have your say about the redesign of Hertfordshire's Drug and Alcohol Service
Hertfordshire County Council is seeking views about the county’s drug and alcohol service as the contracts for the current provisions are due to end in Spring 2019. You have until October 18th 2017 to share your views.
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There's still time to take part in national consultation about NHS plans to stop prescribing certain items

You could soon be stopped from getting travel jabs, gluten-free foods and omega-3 supplements on the NHS. The health service is currently consulting about guidance to prevent GPs from writing prescriptions for 'low-priority' items.

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Improved service to benefit Hertfordshire’s wheelchair users

Wheelchair users in Hertfordshire and their carers should benefit from an enhanced Wheelchair Service with more choice and better convenience.

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Carers in Buntingford looking forward to new support group

Unpaid carers living in Buntingford are delighted to be getting a new local support group. The new group will start meeting in November.

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We're delighted to have been named a Sainsbury's Local Charity of the Year

Thank you to everyone who voted for us to become the Local Charity of the Year for the Sainsbury's Watford Cow Lane store. We secured the most votes and are looking forward to working with the store to raise funds and awareness about unpaid carers and the support we offer.

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Carers campaign to save respite centre from closure
Carers and families of children with severe physical and learning disabilities are campaigning to save a respite centre from closure and Carers in Hertfordshire is supporting them in having a voice and providing advice.
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Nurse has her commitment to carers recognised with national award

A nurse who has implemented strategies to help carers visiting patients in some Hertfordshire hospitals has been named the Commitment to Carers award winner at the RCNi Nurse Awards 2017.

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Golfers pitch in to support carers
We’re delighted that Phil Popham, Captain of The Broxbourne Seniors golf section has chosen us as his Charity of the Year for 2017. This follows on from last year’s Charity of the Year partnership with the Seniors Section of the Club thanks to the 2016 Captain Danny Deveney opting to support Carers in Hertfordshire.
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Some of the Community Navigator team celebrate winning the High Sheriff of Hertfordshire Award

The effective partnership working of the Community Navigator Scheme that we are involved with, has been recognised with a Hertfordshire High Sheriff Award.

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