Carers Groups meet monthly in a variety of venues providing opportunities to meet with others. Some groups are for all carers while other groups offer more specialised help and support.
Carers Centre Support Groups & Drop Ins
If you have not attended the group for some time or are coming along for the first time, please call us first to confirm details.
Hadley Carers Group: on the second Thursday of the month at Castle Farm Community Centre, Hadley from 10.30am to 12.30pm. Contact Lara or Louise 01952 240209
Wellington Carers Group: on the second Wednesday of each month in the cafe at Wellington Leisure Centre for all carers from 10.30am to 12noon. Contact 01952 240209
Newport Coffee Morning: drop in every third Friday of the month at Newport Library between 10.30am–12.00noon. Contact Carers Centre on 01952 240209 or Newport Library on 01952 382965
Young Adult Carers: Our Inbetweeners group is for Young Adult Carers who are aged between 18 and 25. We meet up once a month to give you chance to socialise with other carers of a similar age, make new friendships and have some time out from your caring responsibilities. Contact Jane on 01952 916079 or 07878 457141
Other Support Groups & Drop Ins
Other organisations also run support groups and meetings in the local area for carers.
Alzheimer’s Support Group: run by carers or ex-carers to give support to carers of someone with Alzheimer’s or dementia On the third Tuesday of each month at the Glebe Centre, Glebe Street, Wellington from 1.30pm to 3pm.
STACS: Shropshire & Telford Asperger Carers Support for carers of adults. For more information email: stacsshropshire@