Carers Support Groups & Activities

Many carers find it helpful to attend a support group and/or participate in an activity.  We provide the opportunity to meet other carers in the same situation as you who will understand what you are going through, enabling you to share experiences and have a chat in an informal and friendly setting.

Here you will find a list of the Carers Support Groups and Carers Activities we organise.

Carers Support Groups

Former Carers Network Group

Support group for former carers in a friendly, relaxed and supportive environment. If you would like to join us or would like more information, please Contact Us.

Frequency: Bi-monthly
Location:   Brent Carers Centre, Willesden Medical Centre, 3rd Floor, 144-150 High Road, Willesden NW10 2PT

Mental Health Carers Social Group

Monthly peer support group for carers who care for someone with a mental health condition. A relaxed and supportive environment.

Day:           Wednesday
Frequency: Monthly (third Wednesday of each month)
Time:          11 am – 1 pm
Location:    Brent Carers Centre, Willesden Medical Centre, 3rd Floor, 144-150 High Road, Willesden NW10 2PT

Sudbury Dementia Carers Support Group

Support group for carers who care for someone with dementia.  A friendly, relaxed and supportive environment.

Day:            Wednesday
Frequency: Fortnightly
Time:         11 am – 1 pm
Location:   Sudbury Methodist Church, 809 Harrow Road, Wembley

Wembley Carers Coffee and Chat

Monthly peer support group for carers in a friendly, relaxed and supportive environment.

Day:            Thursday
Frequency: Monthly (second Thursday of each month)
Time:          10 am – 12 pm
Location:    Wembley Centre for Health & Care, 116 Chaplin Road, Wembley HA0 4UZ

Wembley Dementia Carers Support Group

Support group for carers who care for someone with dementia.  A friendly, relaxed and supportive environment.

Day:            Monday
Frequency: Fortnightly
Time:          1 pm – 3 pm
Location:    St Erconwald’s RC Church, 112 Carlton Avenue East, Wembley

Willesden Carers Tea and Talk

Monthly peer support group for carers in a friendly, relaxed and supportive environment.

Day:            Friday
Frequency: Monthly (last Friday of each month)
Time:          1 pm – 3 pm
Location:    Brent Carers Centre, Willesden Medical Centre, 3rd Floor, 144-150 High Road, Willesden NW10 2PT

Carers Activities

Our carers support activities are designed to relax your mind, body and soul, as well as be enjoyable ! It can be really difficult to switch off from caring and relax, but you will find it much easier by attending one of these sessions.

Carers Film Club

Join us at our Carers Film Club.  You choose the film and/or bring your favourite film & lets vote.  Free popcorn and juice available !  If you would like to join us or would like more information, please Contact Us.

Day:             Wednesdays
Frequency:  monthly (2nd Wednesday of the month)
Time:          12 pm – 2 pm
Location:     Willesden High Road

Carers Music Group

Absolute beginners welcome.  We will play tunes, read music and accompany songs.  We have recorders to lend but you are welcome to bring any instruments you wish: clarinet, banjo, guitar, violin, ….  If you would like to join us or would like more information, please Contact Us.

Day:           Mondays
Frequency: fortnightly
Time:          2.30 pm – 3.30 pm
Location:     Willesden

Relaxation Clinic for Carers

Would you like a massage, indian head massage or reflexology ?  If you would like to join us or would like more information, please Contact Us.

Day:            Tuesdays
Frequency:  Weekly
Time:           Mornings (individual 45 minute sessions)
Location:     Willesden High Road
Contribution:  £5 per person

Yoga Classes   (Starting September 2017)

Improves your flexibility, builds muscle strength and perfects your posture. For more information please Contact Us.

Day:            Fridays
Frequency:  Weekly
Time:           10.30 am – 11.30 am
Location:     Willesden High Road
Contribution:  £5 per person per session.

 

Check out our latest Caring Matters Newsletter and/or our Events page for details of our quarterly programme of fun & respite activities, and training workshops for both adult and young carers.