The Barnet Carers Blog

This is where you will find up-to-date information, articles, and other items of interest.  Updated weekly.  If you have a topic that you would like us to cover, please email us here.

Translated information now available

Barnet Carers are pleased to be able to offer our Adult Carers Information Booklet in 6 languages.  The full booklet is available to download as a PDF and outlines the help and support that we can give adult carers across the borough. The languages are: Polish...

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Barnet’s Adult and Young Carers Strategy

The borough has recently published a new Adults and Young Carers Strategy.  The strategy which will run until 2028 was developed with carers and will help support a range of carer-friendly policies and activities over the next 5 years. The framework for how the...

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Mindfulness for Carers

Mindfulness can be a valuable practice for carers, as it can help reduce stress, improve emotional well-being, and enhance the quality of care provided to others. Caring can be emotionally and physically demanding, and mindfulness can offer carers tools to cope with...

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Carers Allowance in 2023

Carer's Allowance is a government financial support program available in the United Kingdom for individuals who provide unpaid care to someone with a disability or health condition. Here are some key points about Carer's Allowance: Eligibility:To be eligible for...

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Facts and figures from 2022/23

Barnet Carers is pleased to publish some details of the organisations impact for 2022/23.  We currently have 13,675 adult carers and 2,866 young carers on our database who can access our support services.  Over the year we delivered over 500 new Carers Needs...

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