We run a variety of different groups with a range of different activities - the ideal opportunity to meet others, listen to speakers and make friends.
Bedford Carers Evening Group
Provides support for carers who are caring for someone with mental health issues.
Speakers are regularly invited to talk on issues relevant to carers.
Ideal for carers who are busy during the day.
2nd Monday of the month from 6.30pm to 8pm at Pilgrim Centre
8 October 19
11 November 19
9 December 19
Come together to take part in a creative activity and learn new skills
Meets on the 4th Thursday of the month, 1:30-3:30pm at the Bedford Office
24 October 19
28 November 19 & Digital Photography Workshop with Paul Derreck
19 December 19
Provides a range of activities for carers and the person they are caring for.
No experience needed! Singing is good for your wellbeing and great fun too.
Meets fortnightly on a Tuesday 9.45am - 11.45am, Priory Methodist Church.
1 October 19
15 October 19
5 November 19
19 November 19
3 December 19
10 December 19
Carers' Thursday Group
Make new friends and find support. Regular speakers are invited.
2nd Thursday of the month, 10.00am-12.00pm atSt. John's Hospice, Moggerhanger. MK44 3RJ
10 October 19
14 November 19
12 December 19
A haven for both carers and their loved ones living with Dementia, Alzheimers or Memory Loss.
We run social activities with a hot lunch and occasional speakers.
Every Tuesday from 10.15am - 1pm At Priory Methodist Church
For carers living in the Cauldwell and Kingsbrook area. An opportunity to meet other carers. Other organisations will be attending to give information and advice on benefits, housing, health and wellbeing.
First Monday of the month, 10.00 - 12.30pm at Christ the King Church, Bedford
4 November 19
2 December 19
Former carers group
For carers when the person they care for has passed away or moved into residential care.
Meets on the 3rd Thursday of each month, 10.30am and 12 noon
Learning Disability Carers Group
For carers of those with learning disabilities. A chance to meet others, listen to speakers and make friends.
4th Friday of the month from 10am to 12pm at the Pilgrim Centre.
25 October 19
22 November 19
13 December 19
Monday Morning Drop In
A place for all carers to share their experiences with each other and find support and information.
This a great group to attend, especially if you are new to caring or newly registered with Carers in Bedfordshire.
Every Monday from 10.30am to 12pm at Pilgrim Centre.
For parent carers or those who support a child under 18 with additional needs
Meet others, get information and advice; speakers often come along to this group
2nd Friday of the month from 10am - 12pm (dates and times may change in the school holidays)
Community Centre, 147 Church Lane, Bedford, MK41 0PW
11 October 19
13 November 19
2 December 19