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30/11/2019
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Unpaid carers in Welwyn and Hatfield invited to our general elections hustings event with your candidates

With the snap General Election approaching, unpaid carers are being given the opportunity to hear from and question the Welwyn Hatfield candidates at a hustings event we have organised.

27/11/2019
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Male carers invited to event to help us plan new group for them
Thanks to funding from The National Lottery Community Fund we are to set up a group for male carers and are planning to have the group in the Hemel Hempstead area. We are inviting male carers to an event to learn more and discuss what they would want from a group.
18/11/2019
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Carers UK Manifesto for Carers

Carers UK, one of the national carers’ charities, has published a manifesto for carers calling on all political parties to commit to improving the lives of the UK’s 6.5 million unpaid carers. We are also identifying carers’ questions and priorities to put to Hertfordshire’s parliamentary candidates.

08/11/2019
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Use your Co-op membership to support Carers in Hertfordshire
When you shop at Co-op food stores we could be receiving free donations to use for our work providing information and support to unpaid carers.
04/11/2019
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Budgeting

Hertfordshire County Council is calling on the county’s residents to have their say on how the money from their council tax is spent by completing a survey by 15th December 2019.

02/11/2019
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We're helping carers find their way and know their rights this Carers Rights Day and beyond

This year’s Carers Rights Day takes place on Thursday 21st November 2019 and the theme is ‘Helping carers find their way’. We are holding two events on the day for carers to find out about their rights and local health and community services available to support them.

01/11/2019
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Tips to stay safe from scams and fraud

Fraud is now one of the most common crimes in the UK with a total of £1.2 billion stolen by criminals last year. Hertfordshire Police has given us some key tips to share with carers and the vulnerable people they support to help them be vigilant and protect their personal and financial information and money.

02/06/2019
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Hertford Mayor Cllr Rosemary Bolton with our Carers Development and Learning Manager Jo Willis

We’re delighted that the Mayor of Hertford for 2019/2020 Cllr Rosemary Bolton has chosen Carers in Hertfordshire as one of the charities she is supporting whilst Mayor.

06/02/2019
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Do you want to make a difference to unpaid family and friend carers? If you do then you may be able to help us by volunteering as a Trustee.
29/11/2018
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HSJ Award 2018: System Led Support for Carers
A partnership approach to identifying and supporting the army of unpaid carers in Hertfordshire and west Essex has scooped a prestigious national award.
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