Workshops for Mental Health Carers Support Group in partnership with Carers Network

These sessions on the days below will run from 1pm-3pm at Grove Neighbourhood Centre, 7 Bradmore Park Rd, Hammersmith, W6 0DT

Please call 0208960 3033 or email events@carers-network.org.uk to register.

Tuesday 9 January 2018: Introduction to Rethink Mental Illness services and support groups

Introduction to Rethink’s support services and the referral process, with a framework of Rethink Mental Illness groups and how they support carers across the country.

Tuesday 23 January 2018: Developing a Tool Kit to support you, the carer.

There are often times where people come across issues that need to be faced, or challenges to be tackled. This session is an introduction into ways of dealing with everyday concerns that can sometimes be difficult to manage. We will introduce communication skills, problem-solving and goal achievement.

Tuesday 6 February 2018: Advocacy under the Care Act from Rethink

An introduction into the new legislation which describes a duty to provide independent advocacy, which applies to:

  • Adults who need care and support
  • Carers of adults (including young carers)
  • Carers of children in transition

Tuesday 20 February 2018 Intro to Treatments and Therapies from IAPT Hammersmith & Fulham

Introduction to IAPT service Back on Track with a guide to the referral process, followed by a wellbeing/mindfulness session.