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Support Groups

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

01723 500958

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.

Luncheon Club
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.

Visiting Service                                                                                                     

Scarborough Hospital - Monday to Thursday afternoons - ring to arrange a visit

Caring Together - Whitby & District

01947 605757
Carers Support Group
Quarterly events

Dementia Forward

Ryedale and surrounding area.
01904 692473

Unit 3a, Centurian Office Park, Tribune Way, Clifton Moor, YO30 4XL

Making Space

Dementia Support Services
01723 371958

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

01653 694251
Methodist Trinity Chapel, Norton.
2nd Thurs of the month.

Ryedale Carers Support

01751 432288
Monthly meetings in Pickering, Kirkbymoorside and Malton.

Ryedale Special Families

01653 699000
Parent Support Group
Drop in

Support for Carers

Scarborough area
01723 364808

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

01723 351421

Carers Support Group
Weekly on a Wed morning at Hospice.


North Yorkshire Parent Carer Forum

Supporting parent carers across North Yorkshire

Telephone: 01904 704177



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