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24/08/2018
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Great news as Sainsbury's stores opt to support unpaid carers through charity partnerships

We’re delighted to have been chosen as the Local Charity of the Year for three Sainsbury’s stores – Letchworth (Third Avenue), Stevenage (Magpie Crescent) and Marshalwick Lane in St Albans.

07/08/2018
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Generous music festival goers dig deep to raise almost £6,000 for our work supporting young carers

Thousands of people flocked to Hertford Castle to enjoy the free charity music festival, Rock at the Castle, and donated a massive £5,590 to support our work with young carers.

12/07/2018
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Golfers swing into action to support unpaid carers
A Charity Golf Day organised by Chesfield Downs Golf and Country Club Seniors Section Captain proved a hit and generous golfers raised around £2,700 towards our work identifying and supporting unpaid carers.
20/06/2018
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New app brings information and support to young carers’ fingertips

Children and young carers are to benefit from a new app that gives them information to help them in their caring role such as contacts for support and how to keep well. The Young Carers in Hertfordshire App is available for android devices via Google Play and a version for Apple devices is to be developed.

14/06/2018
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We're working to keep carers healthy and connected this Carers Week and beyond

This Carers Week and beyond we should ‘think carer’ – making sure unpaid carers are identified, supported and helped to stay healthy and connected - the theme of the week.

20/05/2018
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Golfers tee up to support us in Making Carers Count
We are delighted that golfers from Chesfield Downs Golf and Country Club Seniors Section are supporting our work providing information and services for unpaid carers as their Charity of the Year.
01/05/2018
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Holiday guide for carers

There are so many things to think about when booking a holiday - where to go, is the accommodation and venue suitable to meet your needs and requirements, travel arrangements, cost and more. We have put together a small guide with tips to help you plan a carer-friendly break.

11/03/2018
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Carers in Hertfordshire Admiral Nurse event 2018
Our new Admiral Nurse team is already providing much needed support to people caring for a relative or friend with dementia.
28/02/2018
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Young Carers Council at Carers in Hertfordshire Young Carers Conference 2018

Children from across Hertfordshire who help care for someone enjoyed activities including dance and crafts as well as time to discuss caring and their needs with health, education and social care professionals at our Young Carers Conference.

28/02/2018
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Parent carers' campaign to save Nascot Lawn Respite Centre continues as they win latest stage of legal battle

Families fighting to save Nascot Lawn Respite Centre from closure have been given a reprieve as a High Court judge has found health bosses acted unlawfully in failing to consult about its plans to withdraw funding.

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