Helping Carers and Older People in Ryedale
Ryedale Carers Support is a local voluntary organisation and registered charity that provides practical and emotional help for carers, the people they care for and older people living on their own. The service is provided by volunteers who can visit weekly, fortnightly or monthly for a couple of hours or so.
Carers Break Service - giving carers a break
We run a Carers Break Service for carers, provided by volunteers, to enable carers to have a break from their caring responsibilities.This service is free to carers, and the volunteer’s expenses are met by the organisation.
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Visiting Service - for older people living alone
We run a visiting service for elderly people living alone, who have few social contacts and would enjoy some extra company. Find out more here
Carers Support Groups - recreation and friendship
We offer support groups for carers. They meet each month in different parts of Ryedale and offer carers the opportunity to share their concerns, receive some positive support and simply take time out to relax. We also arrange a summer outing and a Christmas party. Find out more here
Our Neighbourhood is about connecting communities and providing support to people who maybe are isolated, lonely or in need of extra help. Find out more here