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Getting a break from caring

Sat 5 February, 2022 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

A workshop on options for planning a break from caring. Learn about the support and services available.

Who is this online session for?
This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Edinburgh only.

Carers who would like to find out more about what options are available to enable them to get a break from their caring role.

Outcomes of this online session

By the end of the session carers will have:

  • Explored what a break from caring means to you and why it’s so important for you to get break.
  • Listed what breaks are available for carers.
  • Discussed the practicalities of getting a break.

Delivered by
Aga Newsome, Carer Training Officer at VOCAL. Aga has recently joined the team at VOCAL, and comes with over 4 years’ experience of delivering training in the care sector. She runs a number of face to face and online courses for carers.

Online Instructions
This event will be delivered online via Zoom. Details of how to join the event will be sent you via email once you have registered. Please note, if you do not get an email with Zoom details for the event you have registered for please contact VOCAL on 0131 622 6666.

There is a limit on the number of spaces for this event. You will be notified if you need to go on the waiting list for this event. Please note that some events require a minimum number for them to run some may be cancelled near the time of the event, we will contact you if this is the case.


Sat 5 February, 2022
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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Carer Training
0131 622 6666


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