Carer Break sessions are held regularly across the county at a number of local venues.  They provide an opportunity to meet other Carers and chat to Carers Centre staff.  They are usually based around a coffee morning with occassional presentations by speakers and organised activities.

Support groups meet at the following locations:

  • Alsager
  • Chester
  • Congleton
  • Crewe
  • Ellesmere Port
  • Frodsham
  • Holmes Chapel
  • Knutsford
  • Macclesfield
  • Middlewich
  • Nantwich
  • Northwich
  • Poynton
  • Tattenhall
  • Winsford

For more details about times, venues and activities, please contact the Helpline on 0300 102 0008, or email advice@cheshireandwarringtoncarers.org

Our Helpline is Available Monday - Friday 10am - 4pm on 0300 102 0008

Other Services:

Newsletters

You can see an online version of the most recent edition of our Newsletters at this website under the ‘News’ section.

Cheshire Carers Centre produce regular newsletters containing information on forthcoming events and activities and services updates.

Young Adult Carers

In the Warrington and North Cheshire (Northwich and surrounding) areas.

The service will provide Support Groups (held at C & WCT Northwich or Warrington offices), One-to-one support, Volunteer and employment opportunities, Confidence building…

Male Carers Support Group- Crewe

This is a monthly group for Male Carers – the meetings take place in Crewe.

All male carers are welcome to attend. The group take part in activities, sometimes a trip, sometimes a speaker will visit the group – it is a perfect opportunity to take a break from your caring role and gain support from other male carers.

Support for Parent Carers

If you care for a child or young person age up to 19 years and live in Cheshire East or Cheshire West and Chester we have a range of specialist services to support you.

Emergency Card Service

If you are a Carer, you may worry about what would happen to the person you care for should you find yourself in an emergency situation and unable to fulfil your caring role.

Therapies

We now offer a range of Therapies in our Crewe, Northwich, Chester & Macclesfield offices – if you would like to book a treatment please call

GP Carer Link

Does your GP know you are a Carer?

Our Carer Link Worker works closely with GP practices to raise awareness of Carers. We encourage Carers to register with their doctors as ‘Carers’ to ensure their particular needs are met.

Young Carers Fund

We have a project to support Young Carers in conjunction with other Young Carer services in the Central and Eastern Cheshire PCT footprint.

Benefits Advice & Assistance (West)

Many Carers miss out on benefits they, or the person they care for are entitled to.

Cheshire and Warrington Carers Trust may be able to offer advice and assistance with specific Carer related benefit claims and help with the associated paperwork. Appointments can be made at our offices or at your home.

Complementary Therapies & Relaxation

Caring for someone can be stressful and exhausting. Cheshire Carers Centre offer a range of complementary therapies at the Crewe, Macclesfield and Chester Centres. Treatments offered include neck, head and shoulder massage, relexology, aromatherapy and reiki.