Welcome to the Worcestershire Association of Carers website 

We have a range of support, information and events available to all carers.

Winter 2023 Caring News

Our Winter 2023 edition of Caring News is OUT NOW!

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Author: Nathalie Clarke

What's On

We have a wide range of great events for carers which include both online and face-to-face sessions.

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Author: Stacey Bisson

Why support us

Many of us will become unpaid carers in our lifetime, which means that either you are now, or you know someone who may need support. As a charity we rely on the kindness and support of the community to provide extra services for carers and would love your support.

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Carers Rights

Your rights: today, tomorrow and in the future. As a carer, understanding your rights is essential to getting the right support and access to services. We recognise Carers Rights Day every year in November but it doesn't have to be Carers Rights Day to learn more about your rights and accessing the right information, advice and support.

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Author: Jenny Hewitt

News & Stories

  • Winter 2023 Caring News

    Our Winter 2023 edition of Caring News is OUT NOW! Read more

  • Impact Report 2022 - 2023

    On Friday 10th November, we hosted our Annual General Meeting. A big thank you to everyone who joined us. At the meeting we shared our Impact Report for 2022-2023. We welcome you to read it and learn more about the difference we have made for carers and patients during this time. Read more

  • Carers Rights

    Your rights: today, tomorrow and in the future. As a carer, understanding your rights is essential to getting the right support and access to services. We recognise Carers Rights Day every year in November but it doesn't have to be Carers Rights Day to learn more about your rights and accessing the right information, advice and support. Read more

  • Caring News Summer Edition

    You are invited! Welcome to our Summer Edition of Caring News. In this edition, we explore what's on the horizon, a reflection of caring, events, training, carer voice and the digital age for carers and much more. We also say thank you farewell to Carole Cumino, our CEO for 12 years and welcome to our new CEO, Karen Edwards. Read on for more! Read more

Our Events

  • Creative Writing

    A welcoming online creative writing session - sense of humour advisable, 'this is a great way to unwind, and be yourself for a couple of hours.' Join in as many or as few of the sessions as you wish. Read more

  • Dementia Awareness

    Join us with Dementia expert from AgeUK for an upbeat invigorating session on Dementia Awareness. Read more

  • Tips tips to boost and maintain Mental Wellbeing

    We will explore simple tips and ideas to boost and improve day to day mental health & well-being. Read more

  • Male Carers Visit to Hartlebury Castle

    Joins us for a visit to Hartlebury Castle Read more

  • Be Heard

    Kate and Cassie, our Carer Voice team invite you to join them for a cuppa and informal chat. This is an opportunity for you to meet other carers in a relaxed setting, hear about changes to services and support, ask questions and share your thoughts. Read more

  • Wellbeing and Mindfulness Meadow Workshop

    Join us for this delightful and restorative wellbeing workshop with a difference! Read more