Carers’ Conference to look at better support for carers in Guernsey

“Who cares for the Carer?” – Carers Conference 

Health Information is hosting a Carers’ Conference on the 17th Oct 2013 from 10am – 4pm at Les Cotils and would like to invite carers or those those supporting carers to come along.

The purpose of the conference is to examine the issues surrounding the carer role and the difficulties placed on carers in carrying out the care they provide. It aims to bring improved understanding, fresh thinking and an updated approach to the way carers are supported within the Bailiwick of Guernsey.

9.30-10am     Teas / Coffees

10am                Baroness Pikeathley, Vice President of Carers UK

10.30                Tim Bean, Manager at Social Security

11m                  Rob Le Page, Carer

11.30                HSSD Team – Maria Gregory-Haines/Julie Creed/Michelle Thacker

12pm                Dr Adrian Datta, Assistant Director at Special Services HSSD

12.30                Lunch with information stands

2-4pm              Forum

If this is of interest to you, contact Health Information Guernsey to find out more. Their number is 707470 or email info@healthtravel.org

Leave a Reply