Due to the Covid-19 we have moved our events online and running them via Zoom.

If you would like to join any of the following or want to hear more, please email hello@carersfirst.org.uk or call us on 0300 303 1555  to book your place.

For more details see our calendar of events, or sign up to receive our regular e-news. 

If you need help getting online or using zoom, please call us and a member of our team will walk you through it.

Here is a useful video which takes you through how to use zoom


Regular Events

What

When

More information

Mental Health support group

Every second Monday 1:30pm – 3:30pm

If you support someone who struggles with their mental health join us for a friendly chat and support.

Carers Virtual Coffee Break

Every second & fourth Thursday 11.00am - 12.30pm

(Excluding 24th December)

Grab a cup of tea/coffee and join us for this friendly group session. If you could rather dial in by phone let us know.

Yoga & Relaxation

Every Wednesday 10.30am- 11.30am

Calm your mind, focus your thoughts and stretch your muscles.

Working Wednesdays

Every Wednesday 12.00pm - 1.00pm

A social group for working Carers.

Creative Carers

E17 Puppet group.

Every first Wednesday 2:30pm – 4:30pm

Arts & crafts making online sessions, Various activities each month, using household items. Held in conjunction with E17 Puppet Project

Dementia Carers virtual coffee break

Every Friday 10am – 11am

(excluding 25th Dec 2020 & 1st Jan 2021)

Drop-in group for all Carers who support / care for someone with dementia or memory issues,

registered with Carers First.

Craft & Chat

Every fourth Friday 10:30am – 11:30am

Join other carers across London to chat and support each other whilst getting creative!


These are groups which are led by carers giving you the opportunity to talk with people who share or have shared similar experiences



Powerful Poetry - Last Wednesday of the month 11am - 12pm

Each month we will have a different theme but you are welcome to share anything that you have found, written or just come across and found interesting.

This group is for you and other carers to connect, so come along and be involved in using poetry to reflect.

You can also come along just to listen and enjoy, all are welcome.


WhatsApp Groups - Join the conversations at any time  (encouraged between 10am and 8pm). 

Click & Capture: Every picture tells a story- what will yours be?

Share images and photographs that inspire your creativity, captures memorable moments and encapsulates beauty. Be a part of creating weekly themes i.e scenic pictures, pictures of creative foods, plants and flowers and connect with other carers who have a love for artistic pictures and photography just like you.

What’s Up Dementia Carers?

A chance to connect with others caring for someone with Dementia by participating in a WhatsApp group to engage, chat and share experiences at a convenient time for you.

To join either group contact Carers FIRST on 0300 303 1555, or email hello@carersfirst.org.uk.


We have other events coming up so make sure you give us your email and sign up to our monthly e-news or scroll through our Upcoming Events Calendar.