What's on in Essex

Our events and support groups are held online with Zoom at the moment.

You'll find details of all our events below - we'd love to see you at one!


To find out more or to book onto one of our groups, please call our Carers Hub on 0300 303 1555 or email hello@carersfirst.org.uk.

Carers First Chelmsford Carers online Support group

This is a Chelmsford Carer Support Group via Zoom from 2pm-3.30pm. To book a place please call the Carers Hub on 0300 3...

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Carers First 'Excelling Under Pressure' - Workshop for Carers

Carers First - Excelling Under Pressure Online training Designed to build self-awareness and resilience. ...

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Carers First South Essex Book Club

Chosen Book For June's Meeting: Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens...

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Carers First Carer Wellbeing Group

Carers First - Online Wellbeing Group for Carers Topic:Carers Assessment Presentation and Ways to Relieve Stress (Guest...

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Carers First - Side2Side Male Carers Group

Come along and join other male carers for a walk around Castle Park in Colchester.  Take the opportunity to walk an...

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Hadleigh Wellbeing Group

Drop in to meet other Carers and enjoy the lovely surroundings at The Salvation Army Hadleigh Farm  Carers First...

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YAC Chill & Chat Group

Group for Young Adult Carers 18-25yrs old. Connect with other Carers and enjoy an hour of each other company on Zoom! ...

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Carers First Seated Tai Chi

Carers First Seated Tai Chi Come along and join us for 45 minutes of relaxation.  During the session we will be e...

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Carers First : Dance & Movement Class

Come join us for an hour of movement to shake off the week and bring your mood up.  We stretch, move, learn step...

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West Essex Carers Support Group

A friendly and sociable online group for carers living in West Essex. Occasionally we have guest speakers and events. To...

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Carers First Carers Steering Group

This will be the first meeting with the group members, and will be held on Zoom. Carers First CEO Alison Taylor will gi...

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Carers First Telephone Surgery NEE

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Essex Zoom : Working Wednesday Group

This group is for Working Carers and will be held on the last Wednesday of the month from 7pm to 8pm via Zoom. Please...

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Carers First - Side2Side Male Carers Virtual Breakfast

Carers First Side2Side Male Carers Group meet over Zoom for a virtual breakfast. An opportunity to meet with other ma...

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Carers First Summer Picnic, Brightlingsea

Carers First  invite you to join them for a summer picnic at Brightlingsea.  Shake off your picnic blanket dus...

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Carers First Braintree District Carers Virtual Support Group

A Carer support group Online throughout the Covid 19...

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Dance and Movement Group

Join us for an hour of dance and movement to keep active, fit and well. We follow simple dance choreography and dance ba...

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YAC Chill & Chat Group - Summer Picnic

Summer Picnic available to all Young Adult Carers (18-25yrs) Please contact Jenny Goodson (jenny.goodson@carersfirst....

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Care2Relax

This is a Monthly Fitness Pilates/Relaxation session via Zoom.  It is a fully funded activity for all Essex Carers ...

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Support Group for Carers in West Essex

A friendly and sociable online group for carers living in West Essex. Occasionally we have guest speakers and events. To...

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Care2Walk : Walking Group

Care2Walk - monthly walking group for Carers We will be walking around Barling Magna Wildlife Reserve, Mucking H...

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Mental Health Carers Support Group

A group for carers who support someone with mental health challenges. An opportunity to meet others in a similiar positi...

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Carers First West Mersea Beach Hut Day

Carers First West Mersea Beach Hut Day 11am - 3pm  Come along and join us for a day at the seaside.  Re...

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Carers First Side2Side Male Carers group, Breakfast meet up

Carers First invite you to join us for a full English breakfast.We are hoping for sunshine as we are planning to eat al ...

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Carers First Online Laughter Yoga Session

Carers First Laughter Yoga Session - online Hosted by: Lotte Mikkelsen, Laughter Ambassador and Laughter Yoga Ma...

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Chelmsford Carers Support Group

This is a Carer Support group providing an opportunity to meet other carers, talk about your caring role and find out ab...

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Carers First, Side2Side Male Carers 2 island lunch cruise

A “Two Island” cruise from Maldon Quay past Northey Island to Osea Island & back.  Includes posh Pl...

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Carers First Forest School

Carers First Forest School Session Address: Lower Grassy Farm, Freelands, Brightlingsea. CO7 0SU Directions:&...

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Essex MOST Group

This is a virtual peer support group for former carers called the MOST Group (Moving on Staying Together). ~This grou...

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