Event title: Shropshire Carers Together to look at The Care Act & what it means for YOU!
Venue: Mears, Shropshire Home Services Unit 3, Hartley Business Centre Monkmoor Road Shrewsbury SY2 5ST
Name: Shropshire Carers Together
Telephone: 01743 341995
Event description: Are you a carer? If so make Tuesday 12th May a date in your diary now as Shropshire Carers Together will be meeting to help us understand how the Care Act 2015 will affect us.
Starting at 12.30 pm with refreshments & ending at 2.30 pm, you will have opportunity to pre-book a slot at the Carers Surgery that takes place before & after the meeting-between 12 noon & 12.30 pm & 2.30 pm & 3 pm
The meeting will include:
- Information, Advice and Advocacy Support for Carers – the new Community Advice and Advocacy Network Jackie Jefferies, CEO, Shropshire Citizens Advice Bureau.
- Update on the Care Act 2014 and the local response Ruth Houghton, Shropshire Council.
- Zara Bowden, Co-chair of the Parent and Carer Council (PACC) will speak about parent carers and the reforms in Children’s Services.
Refreshments, Information from key organisation in Shropshire including us.
Click here for more information. PDF Flyer 12th May Forum event
Click here for Programme Details. PROGRAMME FOR CARERS FORUM 12th May 2015 (4) (2)