Dementia Support

Singing For The Brain

  • September 10, 2016

    Dignity in Dementia

    Supporting families to set up Dementia Family Teams Dignity in Dementia are working with The Royal British Legion to support 15 eligible people/families to...

  • August 26, 2016

    The Bay Dementia Hub

    For anyone affected by dementia, worried about their memory, to find local information in one friendly place, or just for a chance to chat and...

  • June 29, 2016

    The Listening Room

    Hello We’re on the radio again! Third and final conversation. It’s strange listening to part of a conversation we had 18 months ago as...

Fundraising

Join us in the Great North Run 2018 and raise money to support Carers in South Lakeland!

Last year our Chief Officer Mike Seaton led a team of runners in the Great North Run and raised almost £1,000 for our work...

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    February 21, 2018

    We Are Moving!

    With effect from Monday 5 March 2018 our new address will be: South Lakeland Carers Level 3, Stricklandgate House, 92 Stricklandgate, Kendal, LA9 4PU Tel: 01539 815970  We...

  • October 6, 2017

    25th Anniversary Gala Dinner

    This year our Gala Dinner, which will be sponsored by Welbeing, will take place on Friday 24 November at the Castle Green Hotel in...

  • October 27, 2016

    Britain’s Best Breakfast Roundup

    Britain’s Best Breakfast is a fundraising initiative set up by Carers Trust to help the UK’s 7 million unpaid Carers which ran from 10...

News

Join us in the Great North Run 2018 and raise money to support Carers in South Lakeland!

Last year our Chief Officer Mike Seaton led a team of runners in the Great North Run and raised almost £1,000 for our work...

  • January 11, 2018

    Over the next few days, we’ll be sending out a survey on behalf of Cumbria County Council to find out the views and opinions...

  • December 19, 2017

    Help & Advice for Carers over the Christmas Period

    South Lakeland Carers will be closed from Friday 22 December 2017 and will re-open again on 2 January 2018. If you experience any difficulties...

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    February 21, 2018

    We Are Moving!

    With effect from Monday 5 March 2018 our new address will be: South Lakeland Carers Level 3, Stricklandgate House, 92 Stricklandgate, Kendal, LA9 4PU Tel: 01539 815970  We...

Partnerships

Carers Conference

More than 80 Carers from around Cumbria came together on the Monday 12 June for the Cumbria Carers Conference in Grasmere.  The morning was...

  • July 6, 2015

    Successful Partnership for South Lakeland Carers

    South Lakeland Carers is celebrating a successful year’s partnership with Impact International, the Windermere-based people development company which nominated them as its charity of...

  • June 1, 2015

    Hospital Passports

    Thank you to Printing Plus We’d like to thank Printing Plus in Kendal who very kindly printed the Hospital Passports for our work with...

Sessions

Singing For The Brain

  • July 28, 2015

    Art Therapy Day

    On Wednesday 10th June we were lucky to have Michelle Francis, MA in Arts Therapy a renowned Arts Therapist in Ireland to give a session...

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    July 28, 2015

    Are You A Male Carer?

    At South Lakeland Carers we are planning to set up a group or drop in just for men. Most of our carers are female,...

  • July 28, 2015

    Free First Aid for Carers

    The Red Cross have kindly offered South Lakeland Carers a one and a half hour session of free first aid training. The session will include...

Social

25th Anniversary Gala Dinner

This year our Gala Dinner, which will be sponsored by Welbeing, will take place on Friday 24 November at the Castle Green Hotel in...

  • September 28, 2016

    Christmas Gala Dinner 2016

    This year our black tie Gala Dinner, which will be sponsored by South Lakes Housing, will take place on Friday 25 November at the Castle...

  • Skipton castle - photo by Kevin Rushton
    September 12, 2016

    Trip To Skipton

    We have organised a trip to Skipton in North Yorkshire on Wednesday 21st September.  We will be calling at Country Harvest, just outside Ingleton,...

  • June 15, 2016

    Open Day at Social Club 55

    Social Club 55 at the Marchesi Centre in Windermere is open 3 days a week for anyone aged over 55. The club is dementia...

Trips

Skipton castle - photo by Kevin Rushton

Trip To Skipton

We have organised a trip to Skipton in North Yorkshire on Wednesday 21st September.  We will be calling at Country Harvest, just outside Ingleton,...

Uncategorized

We Are Moving!

With effect from Monday 5 March 2018 our new address will be: South Lakeland Carers Level 3, Stricklandgate House, 92 Stricklandgate, Kendal, LA9 4PU Tel: 01539 815970  We...

  • September 26, 2016

    Britains Best Breakfast

    From 10-16 October, we’ll be raising money for Carers in South Lakeland with Britain’s Best Breakfast, a national initiative set up by Carers Trust...

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    May 25, 2016

    Farron: Mental Health Ward Must Be Saved

    South Lakes MP Tim Farron has today launched a campaign to save the Kentmere Ward at Westmorland General Hospital, following revelations that the ward...

  • February 8, 2016

    Carers Newsletter Spring 2016

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vacancies

Could You Be a Trustee?

When we began in 1992 we supported 15 Carers.   As we head into our 25th anniversary year, we support 1,230 Carers from the age...

  • September 10, 2016

    Latest Vacancies

    An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Volunteer & Community Fundraising Manager within our team. This post is 28 hours per week. Apply now

  • December 24, 2015

    Adult Carers Support Worker

    South Lakeland Carers requires  Adult Carers Support Worker 30 hours per week.  Salary NJC Scale 19-21 (Actual salary £15,750).  Duties include completing assessments for...

  • October 29, 2015

    Administrative Officer

    Administrative Officer 28 hours per week (9am to 5pm Tuesday to Friday) Salary NJC Scale 12-14 (FTE £15,523-£16,231) Duties include general administrative work including...

Volunteers

Join us in the Great North Run 2018 and raise money to support Carers in South Lakeland!

Last year our Chief Officer Mike Seaton led a team of runners in the Great North Run and raised almost £1,000 for our work...

  • May 3, 2017

    Could You Be a Trustee?

    When we began in 1992 we supported 15 Carers.   As we head into our 25th anniversary year, we support 1,230 Carers from the age...

  • August 6, 2015

    Call For Volunteers

    Many of the services we provide for carers are delivered by volunteers. Without our volunteers we could not provide the level of support to...