Norfolk Family Carers have been saddened by the death of The Queen and we would like to pass on our sincere condolences to the Royal Family. As a mark of respect and to honour Her Majesty we will be closing our offices on Monday 19th September.
This weeks news item we are delighted to welcome our new Trustee, Ingrid Bradford. Ingrid said "I have lived experience of being young carer and became involved in Norfolk Family Carers because I really wanted to give back to services which helped me so much as a child. I attended a young carers group when I was younger and [...]
We are delighted to introduce Gerry Munday, our second new trustee. Gerry has spent her life involved with the travel industry in some form or other, starting with local travel agencies before moving into the airline work and working with KLM before a change of direction into the fashion industry. Gerry worked with international clients around the world working for [...]
We are delighted to have recently welcomed three new trustees to our board. They all bring a wealth of experience, skills and energy and will be a real asset to the charity. Over the next couple of weeks we will introduce them and they will share their stories. This week we are featuring Annie Cook. Having spent the majority of [...]
Carers Trust are calling for more support for young carers after their latest survey identifies a steep rise in caring hours with many feeling stressed, lonely and worried. To mark #YoungCarersActionDay 2022 the findings have been published and of the 571 young carers who took part: More than half (53%) of young carers and young adult carers said the amount [...]
Fancy an exciting challenge for 2022? Thanks to funding from the Norfolk Community Foundation we have an exciting new opportunity for a Young Carers Service Development and Group Project Worker based in Norwich working as part of our Young Carers team. You would be working with and supporting young carers aged 5 to 18. To find out more go to [...]