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Midlothian

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Come along and have some time for you! Meet with other carers for a cuppa and chat at our relaxed and friendly Carer Centre.

Who For – This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Midlothian.

Provided by – VOCAL Midlothian

No. of Spaces – 12

Frequency – monthly

Refreshments will be provided.

If this event is showing as full, please email mid-training@vocal.org.uk or call 0808 196 6666 (select option 2) and we will add you to our waiting list and contact you if a space becomes available.

A reminder and everything you need to know about the event will be sent 4 to 7 days prior to the event.

If you have any questions or require assistance to enable you to attend please email mid-training@vocal.org.uk or call 0808 196 6666 (option 2).

Please note that some events require a minimum number for them to run or may be cancelled near the time of the event, we will contact you if this is the case.

If you book your place online within 2 days of the event, please call 0808 196 6666 (select option 2) or email midlothian@vocal.org.uk if you require further information.  Online bookings end 48 hours prior to the event, if you wish to attend and within this time, please call 0808 196 6666 (option 2) or email mid-training@vocal.org.uk

Working with an artist from Art in Healthcare, get creative and make your very own masterpiece using different techniques and materials! Enjoy a chat and cuppa with other carers whilst doing so. No previous experience is required. All materials and instructions will be provided.

Who For – This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Midlothian.

Provided by – Art in Healthcare and VOCAL Midlothian

No. of Spaces – 10

Frequency – monthly

Refreshments will be provided.

If this event is showing as full, please email mid-training@vocal.org.uk or call 0808 196 6666 (select option 2) and we will add you to our waiting list and contact you if a space becomes available.

A reminder and everything you need to know about the event will be sent 4 to 7 days prior to the event.

If you have any questions or require assistance to enable you to attend please email mid-training@vocal.org.uk or call 0808 196 6666 (option 2).

Please note that some events require a minimum number for them to run or may be cancelled near the time of the event, we will contact you if this is the case.

If you book your place online within 2 days of the event, please call 0808 196 6666 (select option 2) or email midlothian@vocal.org.uk if you require further information.  Online bookings end 48 hours prior to the event, if you wish to attend and within this time, please call 0808 196 6666 (option 2) or email mid-training@vocal.org.uk

Enjoy a cuppa and chat with other carers supporting someone with dementia. Discuss issues that matter most to you in a relaxed and friendly environment.

Who For – This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Midlothian.

Provided by – VOCAL Midlothian

No. of Spaces – 12

Frequency – bi-monthly

If the event is in-person, refreshments will be provided.

If this event is showing as full, please email mid-training@vocal.org.uk or call 0808 196 6666 (select option 2) and we will add you to our waiting list and contact you if a space becomes available.

A reminder and everything you need to know about the event will be sent 4 to 7 days prior to the event.

If you have any questions or require assistance to enable you to attend please email mid-training@vocal.org.uk or call 0808 196 6666 (option 2).

Please note that some events require a minimum number for them to run or may be cancelled near the time of the event, we will contact you if this is the case.

If you book your place online within 2 days of the event, please call 0808 196 6666 (select option 2) or email midlothian@vocal.org.uk if you require further information.  Online bookings end 48 hours prior to the event, if you wish to attend and within this time, please call 0808 196 6666 (option 2) or email mid-training@vocal.org.uk

 

Meet other parent carers who have a child 16 or over who has Additional Support Needs. Led by parent carers, this is an informal group who meet to discuss issues.

Who For – This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Midlothian.

Provided by – VOCAL Midlothian

No. of Spaces – 12

Frequency – bi-monthly

If the event is in-person, refreshments will be provided.

If this event is showing as full, please email mid-training@vocal.org.uk or call 0808 196 6666 (select option 2) and we will add you to our waiting list and contact you if a space becomes available.

A reminder and everything you need to know about the event will be sent 4 to 7 days prior to the event.

If you have any questions or require assistance to enable you to attend please email mid-training@vocal.org.uk or call 0808 196 6666 (option 2).

Please note that some events require a minimum number for them to run or may be cancelled near the time of the event, we will contact you if this is the case.

If you book your place online within 2 days of the event, please call 0808 196 6666 (select option 2) or email midlothian@vocal.org.uk if you require further information.  Online bookings end 48 hours prior to the event, if you wish to attend and within this time, please call 0808 196 6666 (option 2) or email mid-training@vocal.org.uk

 

Come along and have some time for you! Meet with other carers for a cuppa and chat at our relaxed and friendly Carer Centre.

Who For – This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Midlothian.

Provided by VOCAL Midlothian

No. of Spaces – 12

Frequency – monthly

If the event is in-person, refreshments will be provided.

If this event is showing as full, please email mid-training@vocal.org.uk or call 0808 196 6666 (select option 2) and we will add you to our waiting list and contact you if a space becomes available.

A reminder and everything you need to know about the event will be sent 4 to 7 days prior to the event.

If you have any questions or require assistance to enable you to attend please email mid-training@vocal.org.uk or call 0808 196 6666 (option 2).

Please note that some events require a minimum number for them to run or may be cancelled near the time of the event, we will contact you if this is the case.

If you book your place online within 2 days of the event, please call 0808 196 6666 (select option 2) or email midlothian@vocal.org.uk if you require further information.  Online bookings end 48 hours prior to the event, if you wish to attend and within this time, please call 0808 196 6666 (option 2) or email mid-training@vocal.org.uk

 

Meet with other local parent carers for a cuppa and chat. A great opportunity to share your experiences and ideas.

Who For – This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Midlothian.

Provided by – VOCAL Midlothian

No. of Spaces – 12

Frequency – bi-monthly

If the event is in-person, refreshments will be provided.

If this event is showing as full, please email mid-training@vocal.org.uk or call 0808 196 6666 (select option 2) and we will add you to our waiting list and contact you if a space becomes available.

A reminder and everything you need to know about the event will be sent 4 to 7 days prior to the event.

If you have any questions or require assistance to enable you to attend please email mid-training@vocal.org.uk or call 0808 196 6666 (option 2).

Please note that some events require a minimum number for them to run or may be cancelled near the time of the event, we will contact you if this is the case.

If you book your place online within 2 days of the event, please call 0808 196 6666 (select option 2) or email midlothian@vocal.org.uk if you require further information.  Online bookings end 48 hours prior to the event, if you wish to attend and within this time, please call 0808 196 6666 (option 2) or email mid-training@vocal.org.uk

 

A four-week introduction to Mindfulness for those new to mindfulness or those who would like to return to practice. Mindfulness is a gentle and safe way of slowing down our busy lives and can help us in times of stress.

Session dates :

Wed 15 May

Wed 22 May

Wed 29 May

Wed 5 Jun

Who For – This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Midlothian.

Provided by – VOCAL Midlothian

No. of Spaces – 12

If this event is showing as full, please email mid-training@vocal.org.uk or call 0808 196 6666 (select option 2) and we will add you to our waiting list and contact you if a space becomes available.

A reminder and everything you need to know about the event will be sent 4 to 7 days prior to the event.

If you have any questions or require assistance to enable you to attend please email mid-training@vocal.org.uk or call 0808 196 6666 (option 2).

Please note that some events require a minimum number for them to run or may be cancelled near the time of the event, we will contact you if this is the case.

If you book your place online within 2 days of the event, please call 0808 196 6666 (select option 2) or email midlothian@vocal.org.uk if you require further information.  Online bookings end 48 hours prior to the event, if you wish to attend and within this time, please call 0808 196 6666 (option 2) or email mid-training@vocal.org.uk

Décopatch is the art of decorating an object by gluing coloured paper cut-outs. Each layer is sealed until the ‘stuck on’ appearance disappears and the result looks like painting or inlay work.

1st session – Wednesday 17th April

2nd session – Wednesday 24th April

Who For – This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Midlothian.

Provided by – VOCAL Midlothian

Frequency – monthly

No. of Spaces – 10

If the event is in-person, refreshments will be provided.

If this event is showing as full, please email mid-training@vocal.org.uk or call 0808 196 6666 (select option 2) and we will add you to our waiting list and contact you if a space becomes available.

A reminder and everything you need to know about the event will be sent 4 to 7 days prior to the event.

If you have any questions or require assistance to enable you to attend please email mid-training@vocal.org.uk or call 0808 196 6666 (option 2).

Please note that some events require a minimum number for them to run or may be cancelled near the time of the event, we will contact you if this is the case.

If you book your place online within 2 days of the event, please call 0808 196 6666 (select option 2) or email midlothian@vocal.org.uk if you require further information.  Online bookings end 48 hours prior to the event, if you wish to attend and within this time, please call 0808 196 6666 (option 2) or email mid-training@vocal.org.uk

 

Come along and have some time for you! Meet with other carers for a cuppa and chat at our relaxed and friendly Carer Centre.

Who For – This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Midlothian.

Provided by – VOCAL Midlothian

No. of Spaces – 12

Frequency – monthly

If the event is in-person, refreshments will be provided.

If this event is showing as full, please email mid-training@vocal.org.uk or call 0808 196 6666 (select option 2) and we will add you to our waiting list and contact you if a space becomes available.

A reminder and everything you need to know about the event will be sent 4 to 7 days prior to the event.

If you have any questions or require assistance to enable you to attend please email mid-training@vocal.org.uk or call 0808 196 6666 (option 2).

Please note that some events require a minimum number for them to run or may be cancelled near the time of the event, we will contact you if this is the case.

If you book your place online within 2 days of the event, please call 0808 196 6666 (select option 2) or email midlothian@vocal.org.uk if you require further information.  Online bookings end 48 hours prior to the event, if you wish to attend and within this time, please call 0808 196 6666 (option 2) or email mid-training@vocal.org.uk

 

When a family member or friend goes into a care home, it can be a difficult time for all concerned. In this workshop, you will learn the basics of how care home fees are assessed and calculated. We will look at the upper and lower capital limits; what might happen to income such as state pension and occupational pensions; learn about free personal care and nursing care payments; and consider the frequently asked questions.

Who For – This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Midlothian.

Provided by – Age Scotland and VOCAL Midlothian

No. of Spaces – 12

If the event is in-person, refreshments will be provided.

If this event is showing as full, please email mid-training@vocal.org.uk or call 0808 196 6666 (select option 2) and we will add you to our waiting list and contact you if a space becomes available.

A reminder and everything you need to know about the event will be sent 4 to 7 days prior to the event.

If you have any questions or require assistance to enable you to attend please email mid-training@vocal.org.uk or call 0808 196 6666 (option 2).

Please note that some events require a minimum number for them to run or may be cancelled near the time of the event, we will contact you if this is the case.

If you book your place online within 2 days of the event, please call 0808 196 6666 (select option 2) or email midlothian@vocal.org.uk if you require further information.  Online bookings end 48 hours prior to the event, if you wish to attend and within this time, please call 0808 196 6666 (option 2) or email mid-training@vocal.org.uk