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Young Carers Awareness Day

Young Carers Awareness Day is an annual event, being held on Thursday 30 January 2020. It is organised and led by Carers Trust, to raise awareness of the challenges faced by young carers and to campaign for greater support for them. Every day across the UK thousands of young people help to look after someone in their family, or a friend, who…


Caring, Working, Living – support for carers to return to work

Are you a parent or carer? Are you currently looking to return to work after taking time off to care for someone? Have you been out of work for at least 12 months? Do you live in Greater Manchester? The Caring, Working, Living project will support carers that are looking to return to the workplace…


Understanding the financial assessment

Trafford Carers Centre has been working closely with Trafford Council’s Financial Assessment team to look at how we can simplify some of the information you may come across should you need to go through the process. We spoke to Helen Machin who told us this….. “The Council recognises that having to arrange care for someone…


Carers Rights Day – Thursday 21st November 2019

Trafford Carers Centre along with many other organisations across the UK will be helping carers in the local community find their way. Whether that be struggling to navigate endless services or to find support to manage the impact of caring. On Thursday 21st November 2019 Trafford Carers Centre will be holding a series of drop-in’s…