Norfolk Carers Walk & Talk

Norfolk Carers Walk & Talk – Gt.Yarmouth Are you looking after a friend or family member who, due to illness, disability, a mental health issue or an addiction, could not cope without your help? Come and join us for a leisurely stroll around the borough of Great Yarmouth, meet other carers, make new friends, find […]

BBC Radio Norfolk Interview

BBC Radio Norfolk’s Nick Conrad visited Norfolk Carers Support for Children in Need week to talk to some of the Young Carers who attend our groups, which are supported by funding from Children in Need. Head to the 1hr40 mark to hear our Young Carers talk about what the groups mean to them.   […]

Bereavement Support

Who to talk to for bereavement support If you would like support or advice on who you can talk to, please: Call Norfolk Carers Support on 01603 219924 or Carers Agency Partnership Helpline on 0808 808 9876. Download free bereavement support guide The NHS Health Scotland have provided this useful resource for talking about bereavement. Please click […]

Congratulations to Wendy Maxwell

The Board and Staff at Norfolk Carers Support would like to congratulate Wendy Maxwell who was made a Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) on Wednesday 22nd June by the Princess Royal at Buckingham Palace. This was to celebrate and thank her for the work that she has done in setting up Chill4Us […]

Health Information Day on 24th June

One of our Support Workers, Julie, will be holding a stall at the Health Information Day for people with learning difficulties at the James Paget on the 24th June – pop along for more information and support.

Carer Friendly Pharmacies

During Carers Week one of our Support Workers, Marty, was able to work with Total Health Pharmacy in raising awareness of Carers among staff and the general public. It was a successful event, with positive feedback from the staff and inquiries from the pharmacy customers. We are hoping to have other similar events to continue […]

Carers Week 2016!

Carers Week is an annual celebration of carers and to raise awareness of what they do and the challenges that they may face. We aim to find ‘hidden carers’ (people who may not realise that they are carers or that there is support available to them) across Norfolk and bring the support that is needed […]

Mental Health Perspectives

Thanks to Norfolk Community Foundation funding, there are a number of videos available online regarding mental health perspectives. These are available to all and are a useful resource for those living with a mental condition, carers, friends and family. Follow the link below to find videos relevant/ of interest to you:   

Free Fun Day for Over 50s

Julie, one of our support workers, will be running an information stall at the Over 50s Funday on Friday 27th May, 10am – 3pm:

Information day – May 18th

One of our support workers will have a stall at the Acorn Centre Information Day, 10am-3pm in Great Yarmouth. See the poster for more information: