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North Nottinghamshire Network for parents and family carers of people with a learning disability


The Network holds meetings open to all carers of people with a learning disability. Refreshments are always available and travel and care costs are reimbursed. If you require transport to be arranged or would like more information, contact Val Gardiner at Newark and Sherwood CVS on 01636 679539 or

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Health and Wellbeing


  • Counselling service - Carers Federation can provide specialist counselling for unpaid carers living in Nottinghamshire or who are registered with a City GP, call 0115 9629 310 for more information.
  • Health checks - ask at your GP practice. Also available via Carers Federation clinic, call 0115 9629 310 for more details.
  • Caring with Confidence workshops - the course helps carers to make a positive difference to their life and that of the person they care for and gives you the opportunity to share your experiences. For more information call Yvonne on 0115 9629 320.


News and events from the Carers Federation

  • Caring and Sharing - Carers Federation newsletter. Contact Steph Staton on 0115 9629311 for a copy of the latest edition.