Here's our up-to-date list of Support Groups - all offering help and support to Carers. If you would like to attend any of the groups and you require further information, we have supplied contact numbers for the groups' organisers.
Alzheimers Society Carer Support
Forge Ahead Group
Memory Cafes - Pop in
Briggswath & Sleights Methodist Church, Briggswath, Whitby - 3rd Tue of month 10.30 - 12.30
St Johns Church, West Avenue, Filey - last Tues of the month 2 - 4
Scarborough ;Library Scarborough - 2nd Monday of the month 2 - 4
Singing for the Brain
Scarborough - South Cliff Methodist Church - every Wed 1.30 - 3.00pm
Ryedale - Salvation Army, 40 Wood Street, Norton - 1.30 - 3.00 1st and 3rd Thurs of month.
Hunmanby - Methodist Church - 10.15 - 11.30 on 1st Wed of month.
Hunmanby - Spring Cafe - 12 - 2pm 3rd Wed of month
Carers Chat and Cuppa
Red Lea Hotel, Prince of Wales Terrace, Scarborough - 10 - 12noon every Tues.
Scarborough Hospital - Monday to Thursday afternoons - ring to arrange a visit
Caring Together - Whitby & District
Carers Support Group
Dementia Support Services
Europa House, 20 Esplanade, Scarborough YO11 2AQ
Mental Health Carers Support Groups
Tees, Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Foundation Trust 01723 384652
Dates for 2016
Meeting Room, Cross Lane Hospital, Scarborough - 1st November 1.30 - 3.30pm
Parkinson Disease Society
Methodist Trinity Chapel, Norton.
2nd Thurs of the month.
Ryedale Carers Support
Monthly meetings in Pickering, Kirkbymoorside and Malton.
Ryedale Special Families
Parent Support Group
Scarborough & Ryedale Carers Resource
Support for Carers
Meet and Eat
Tuesday 12.00 - 1.30pm
The Carousel Brewers Fayre Pub
Scarborough Town Centre (opp Palm Court Hotel)
Cost is dependant on what you choose to eat and drink. Open to all carers and dependants.
Wednesday Friendship Club
Wed 10.00 - 12.00 noon
St John Emmanuel Church, St Johns Road, Scarborough
This is a structured group for dependants providing social interaction and encouraging mental alertness through a range of activities
Filey Friendship Club
Mon 2.00 - 3.30pm
Evron Centre, Filey
This is a group for all over 50's, chair exercises and quizes, social interaction and encouraging mental alertness through a range of activities
St Catherine's Hospice
Carers Support Group
Weekly on a Wed morning at Hospice.
Supporting children with additional needs. Event in Autumn and dates to be arranged throughout year.