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Durham County Carers Support aims to improve the health and wellbeing of Carers caring for someone in County Durham

Durham County Carers Support is a registered Charity and Company Limited by Guarantee.  We are a voluntary organisation that provides free high quality services and support to unpaid Carers over the age of 18 who support someone living in the County Durham area.  Click here to find out how we can help you.

We pride ourselves on helping those who help others by offering a range of services from: Carer support; training for Carers; helping to give Carers some extra time to look after their own wellbeing; and to take a break.

If you would like to speak to us, or make an enquiry, please call us on 0300 005 1213, or click here to contact us.

Carers Week 11 - 17 June 2018

To celebrate Carers Week and the theme Supporting Carers to be Healthy and Connected, Carers across County Durham and Darlington are invited to the following events for a healthy snack and a range of information stands providing advice on maintaining good health.

County Durham Carers:

  • Lambton Arms, Chester-le-Street on Friday 15th June 2018 10am to 12 noon
  • St Cathrine's Community Centre, Crook on Tuesday 12 June 2018  1.30pm to 4.30pm
  • Barnard Castle Methodist Church, Flatts Road, Barnard Castle  on Tuesday 12 June 2018  10am to 12 noon
  • Healthworks in Easington on Wednesday 13 June 2018  11am to 1pm
  • Frosterley Village Hall  Thursday 14 June 2018  12 noon to 3pm
  • Spennymoor Leisure Centre on Tuesday 12 June 2018  10am to 12 noon
  • Consett Masonic Hall on Tuesday 12 June 2018  10am to 12 noon

Darlington Carers:

  • First Aid Course for Carers living in Darlington - Thursday 14 June 2018 11am - 2pm at St Augustines Hall, Larchfield Street, Darlington - this event must be booked please ring 0300 030 1215
  • Firthmoor Community Centre, 59 Burnside Road, Darlington  10am to 2pm


Please support Carers in County Durham and Darlington by taking part in the Great North Run 2018.

 You can buy your place by clicking here 


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