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Get Ready for Carers Week in Birmingham!

As summer approaches, we are thrilled to remind you that Carers Week (Monday 10th June- Sunday 16th June) is just around the corner. Meaning more events, support and awareness for the Unpaid Carers of Birmingham. The Birmingham Carers Hub and our partners have put together a full timetable of events throughout the week. You can take a closer look at our timetable to find an event that appeals to you.

This year’s theme, “Putting Carers on the Map,” aims to recognise and celebrate the vital contributions of our dedicated Carers. The Birmingham Carers Hub has organised a fantastic lineup of events across the city, offering support, resources, and a chance to connect with fellow Carers. Join us in celebrating your invaluable role in our community!

Exciting Highlights to Carers Week 2024 in Birmingham

We’ve got some exciting new additions to our event timetable:

  • Yoga with Poetry & Collage at Barefoot Birmingham, Harborne: Engage in a unique blend of relaxation and creativity.
  • Family Fun Day with Ashiana Community Project at Farm Park in Sparkbrook: Enjoy live music, dancing, competitions, and delicious food. Forward Carers and some Birmingham Carers Hub partners will be in attendance so keep an eye out for us!
  • Information for Carers who juggle work: Find out what the Carers Leave Act mean for you
  • Wellbeing Events: Participate in various activities aimed at promoting mental and physical health.
  • Pop-Ups and Awareness Talks at the UHB Hospitals: Gain insights and support from experts in the field. These will be at Good Hope, Queen Elizabeth & Heartlands Hospitals.
  • Cream Teas with Live Music with Age Concern Birmingham : Relax and unwind with some delicious treats and soothing tunes as well as being able to speak to the expert advisors. This is at Sutton Coldfield and Hawkesley.

Here is the timetable…

Don’t Miss Out!

Mark your calendars or book your space for these FREE events because Carers Week (Monday 10th June- Sunday 16th June) will roll around quickly! We can’t wait to see you there to join us in honouring the amazing contributions Unpaid Carers make daily.

Take some time out 

Come to our events with a friend, family member, with the person you care for, or by yourself. It is totally up for you! 

Let’s come together to celebrate the unpaid Carers who make a difference every day. Whether you’re a Carer or know someone who is, these events offer a chance to connect, learn, and enjoy some well-deserved time off.

Remember, you’re not alone. We’re here to support you. 💜