JUNE - What's on at the Gwent Hub

gwentcarershub@ctsew.org.uk

Drop in SessionMonday 14th11am - 12 pmZoom session where carers can drop in and ask questions, the Wellbeing Team are here for Information, Advice and Assistance

Carers Catch Up
Wednesday Mornings

10am - 11am
Join in on a Wednesday morning via Zoom and meet other carers for a chat and support from the Hub Wellbeing Team

Carers Craft Session
Tuesday 22nd
11am - 12pm
Join in our craft session where you can create a Memory Frame if you are interested contact the wellbeing team

Arm Chair Yoga
Wednesday 30th
1pm - 2pm
Join in our Arm Chair Yoga session where you can enjoy some light exercise and learn some new techniques

CARERS WEEK

The super talented Carers Wellbeing Manager Rob has created a very special tune together for Carers Week 2021 find it here https://youtu.be/5V6QlDarqnQ

If you would like to join in any of oursessions, you can contact the team Calling 01495 367564 / Email gwentcarershub@ctsew.org.uk Or visit our face book page www.facebook.com/gwentcarershub

GOOD TO KNOW!

Carers week 2021 Wellbeing team are out in the local communities supporting carers, our locations are:

Monday 7th & June 9am 4pm Newport Retail Park Spytty Road, Newport NP19 4QQ

Tuesday 8th June Monmouthshire TBC

Wednesday 9th June 10 am 4pm ASDA Brynmawr Carpark, Lakeside Retail Park, Nantyglo, Ebbw Vale, NP23 4SL

Thursday 10th June 10am - 3pm Ysbyty Ystrad Fawr Hospital
Ystrad Mynach CF82 7GP

Friday 11th June Torfaen TBC

Check out our Facebook page for more info

Carers Art Competition

As part of Carers Week we are running a special carers art competition! We have some great prizes up for grabs and we are encouraging anyone with an interest in drawing, pottery, painting, sculpting or photography to enter, no matter what your skill level.

  • Open to any unpaid carer in south east Wales
  • It can be in any medium (painting/drawing/collage/photography/3D picture submissions only)
  • On any subject
  • Age submission categories are; 4 - 11yrs, 12 -17yrs, 18 - 25yrs, 26yrs and over
  • 1st, 2nd, and 3rd prizes·

The submission deadline is Monday 7th June. Winners will be announced during Carers Week. Please email your entries to: thomas.hurlock norton@ctsew.org.uk

Do you know what is available for carers in your area?
Are you caring for someone with memory problems? Would you like a garden visit from our Carer cafe co ordination Marie Wood she can give you information/support on Getting support during a crisis

  • Advice on mental health and mental health legislation
  • Training opportunities for carers
  • Carers Assessments and carers rights
  • Benefits entitlements
  • Support with grant applications
  • Direct referrals for advocacy support

Contact Marie for more information on 01495 367564