Support Groups and Organisations
Below is a list of carers groups around Leicester, Leicestershire & Rutland
Leicester Social Group will be having an informal lunch at Chutney Ivy Indian Restaurant, 41 Halford Street on Tuesday 21st January at 12.00noon for a 12.30pm start. The small cost for this will be £3 per head, you can purchase your own drinks on the day. There are only 35 spaces at a first come first serve. Please contact us on 0116 25 10 999 to book your place. This group is open to ALL carers in Leicester.
There will be a social group visit to the Guildhall to see Richard 111 exhibition followed by a coffee break. We will meet at the front entrance at 11.00am. Open to all carers.
Loughborough Well-Being Group
meets at John Storer House, Wards End, Loughborough, LE11 3HA, on the 1st Thursday of each month from 10.30am to 3.30pm. Contact Joanne Clarke on 01509 631782 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Shepshed Well-Being Group meets at Charnwood Road Community Centre, 47a Charnwood Road, Shepshed, LE12 9QE on 3rd Tuesday of each month from 2.00pm to 4.00pm. Contact Joanne Clarke on 01509 631782
Sileby & District Group meets at Soar Bridge Inn, 29 Bridge Street, Barrow on Soar, LE12 8PN, on the last Thursday of every month from 12.30pm to 2.30pm. Contact Joanne Clarke on 01509 631782
Oadby & Wigston District
Carers for One Another meets at Central Avenue, Church, Central Avenue, Wigston LE18 2AA, on 3rd Thursday of each month from 10am to 12.00pm. Contact Bernadette on 07905 558412
Oadby & Wigston Carers Group meets at the Barnabus Centre, 7 Paul's Close, Oadby on the 3rd Monday of each month from 1.30 to 3.30pm. Contact Bernadette on 07905 558412
Caring Friends CVS Office in Enderby, these are held on 3rd Tuesday of the month from 10.30am-12noon. Contact Diane Cherry on 0116 257 1918.
meets at the Bower House, 32 Coventry Road, Market Harborough, LE16 9BZ on 4th Thursday of each month from 1.30 to 3pm. Contact Support for Carers on 0845 689 9510, email Maureen@supportforcarers.org
Knit & Natter meets at the Bower House, 32 Coventry Road, Market Harborough, LE16 9BZ on 3rd Thursday of each month from 1.30 to 3pm. Contact Support for Carers on 0845 689 9510
Lutterworth & District Carers' Support Group
meets at Hazeland Court Residential Lounge, Guthlaxton Avenue, Lutterworth on 4th Wednesday of each month from 7.00 to 9.00pm. Contact Gillian Schofield on 07834533623 or email Gillian_schofield@hotmail.co.uk.
Hinckley & Bosworth District
Hinckley & Bosworth Carers' Group meets at the Community House, Peggs Close (off Candle Lane), Earl Shilton LE9 7BP on 4th Thursday of each month from 10.30am - 12 noon. Contact Maureen on 0845 689 9510.
Melton Carers' Support Group meets at the Carnegie Museum, Thorpe Way, Melton Mowbray on alternate months. Contact Diane on 0845 689 9510 for more details
Time Out for Carers Group meets at Bottesford Village Hall, Belvoir Road, Bottesford on alternate months. Contact Diane on 0845 689 9510 for more details
North West Leicestershire District
Coalville Carers' Support Group meets at the Marlene Reid Centre, 85 Belvoir Road, Coalville, LE67 3PH on the 1st Thursday of the month from 10.30am - 12 noon. Contact Gurjit on 0845 689 9510 for more details
Memory Lane Drop In Do you or someone you know or care for suffer from memory problems? Enjoy a cup of tea or coffee in a relaxed and informal environment. The drop in is run by the Alzheimers Society who will also be on hand to give advice and information.
Drop Ins - 1st Thursday of the month from 10am - 11.30pm, Community Room, St John and St Anne's, Westgate, Oakham.
4th Wednesday of the month from 2.00pm - 3.30pm, Uppingham Methodist Church, Uppingham.
For further information contact Paula Summerfield, Dementia Advisor & Support Worker - Rutland on 0116 2316920.