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A group of people walking for the Walk 1000 miles challenge

Walk 1000 miles for Carers

Walk 1000 miles for Carers Walking to raise awareness for Carer Support South Lakes because of the work they do supporting unpaid Carers. When Jane started walking towards her walk
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Men’s support group walking for Carer Support South Lakes because we want to raise awareness of unpaid male Carers

Male Carers Keswick to Kendal (K2K)

Keswick to Kendal (K2K) My name is Stuart Graves and the seeds of this ‘Keswick to Kendal walk’ were sown last spring, just before the first lockdown. During a day
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Circle of running shoes promoting the Couch to 5k initiative

Couch to 5k

Leanne does Couch to 5k I am raising money for Carer support South Lakes by participating in the Public Health England initiative ‘Couch to 5k’. I am very inactive and
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Win a 5 star luxury motorhome holiday

Win a 5 star luxury holiday! Be in with a chance to win a 1 week holiday in a 5 star luxury motorhome for up to 6 people You could
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Purchase a Gift Certificate

Carer Support South Lakes Gift Certificate Are you looking for a gift that keeps on giving and one that will make a difference? Purchase a Gift Certificate and support unpaid
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A new live online craft club is up and running for young carers organised by Lakeland Arst and Carer Support South Lakes.

Young Carers Craft Club

Young Carers Craft Club A new weekly online craft club is underway for young carers in the South Lakes area. Over the next six weeks, carers aged seven to 11
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E S Hartley Motorhome - possible prize in the win a luxury motorhome competition

Win a 5 star luxury motorhome holiday

Travel in Style in 2021 Be in with a chance to win a 1 week holiday in a 5 star luxury motorhome for up to 6 people ENTER NOW You
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Man looking at Carer-Connect website

Vital life line for unpaid Carers this Christmas

Vital life line for unpaid Carers this Christmas. A new online forum, Carer-Connect, will provide a much-needed lifeline for unpaid Carers this Christmas says the charity behind the initiative. Available
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Man speaking with unpaid Carers on the online platform Carer Connect

Carer-Connect

Carer-Connect Charity launches innovative, online forum ‘Carer-Connect’ of support and information for carers and their families. Carer Support South Lakes has launched an exciting new online forum Carer-Connect, where unpaid carers
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Lakeland Businesswomen's Network Beth Curl

Businesswomen put their best foot forward in aid of unpaid carers

Businesswomen put their best foot forward in aid of unpaid carers A networking group run by and for businesswomen in South Lakeland is fundraising for the area’s unpaid carers by
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Shielding? Get your free flu vaccination

Don’t forget to get your flu vaccination

Flu Vaccination Hopefully you will have been called for your flu vaccination this year. If you usually get your vaccination at your GP surgery the arrangements may have been different
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Carer Support South Lakes is urging adult carers to make their views known. Credit nathan-anderson at unsplash

Call for unpaid adult carers to tell government what they need

Call for unpaid adult carers to tell government what they need Carer Support South Lakes is urging unpaid carers of all ages in the area to speak up about what
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Eugene and Billy McGee posing before their feat of 100K of the Fundraiser Challenge

Incomplete challenge is a success

Incomplete challenge is a success Brothers raise thousands for Carer Support South Lakes despite retiring from brutal challenge because of injury and exhaustion. Although Eugene and Billy McGee were unable
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With a second peak in coronaviruses it’s even more important to look after unpaid carers

With a second peak in coronaviruses it’s even more important to look after unpaid carers As the government announces new restrictions to head off a second peak in coronavirus cases
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new CSSL trustee James Alexander

Businessman and hotelier James Alexander joins board of trustee at carer’s charity

Businessman and hotelier James Alexander joins board of trustee at carer’s charity Carer Support South Lakes welcomes a new trustee to its board, businessman and hotelier James Alexander. He brings
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Eugene and Billy McGee posing before their feat of 100K of the Cumbrian Way in a day

100k of the Cumbrian Way in a day for Carer Support South Lakes

100k of the Cumbrian Way in a day for Carer Support South Lakes TWO brothers are attempting their first ultra-marathon to highlight the plight of key workers, the unpaid carers,
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Carer Support South Lakes Charity Autumn Ball table setting

Autumn Ball postponed until 2021

Autumn Ball postponed until 2021 Carer Support South Lakes sell-out Autumn Ball, raising funds for local unpaid carers, is being postponed until next year (2021). Carer Support South Lakes says
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The McGee bro’s Cumbrian Way 100k ultra marathon

The McGee bro’s Cumbrian Way 100k ultra marathon 100k in a day for Carers Support South Lakes because we feel carers are the unheard key workers. In just under 6
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Lockdown Creativity Raises £200 for Local Carers

Lockdown Creativity Raises £200 for Local Carers An Ambleside resident used her design talents to raise funds for Kendal-based charity, Carer Support South Lakes during the lockdown. Annie Woods, who works
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