Carers Week Programme

Carers week banner_1250x350_2For Carers Week 2022, we’ve put together a fun programme of events, where you can meet other carers, meet the Carers Hub Team and find out more about support that’s available to you.

Please find details of our full programme below.

Who is it for?

All sessions are open to unpaid carers over 18 years who are Islington professionals or residents, or who are caring for someone who is an Islington resident over 18.

Monday, 6 June

10:30-12:00 – Mindfulness by The Stress Project
From 10:30-11:30 we will have the mindfulness session where you can learn techniques to reduce stress and to aid relaxation. You can join this session in person at the Upper Holloway Baptist Church (11 Tollington Way, N7 6RG) where we’ll continue with coffee & croissants afterwards. In person places are limited! 

Tuesday, 7 June

14:00-16:00 – Line Dancing
Join us at St Luke’s Community Centre (90 Central Street, EC1V 8AJ) for a one-hour Line Dancing session by a professional trainer for a bit of fun and exercise in one. We’ll use the second hour for tea and cake!

  • Places are limited – Book Now or call 020 7281 3319 to book.

15:00-17:00 – Men’s Group by Centre 404
Are you a man with caring responsibilities? Come along to this friendly and informal group for men who care for someone with a learning disability and/or autism. This event will be held in the lovely garden space at Centre 404 (404 Camden Rd, N7 0SJ) and will include free food!

  • Please contact Centre 404 or 020 7697 1336 to book your place.

Thursday, 9 June

11:00-12:00 – Yoga by Centre 404
Come along to a free yoga class in person at Centre 404 (404 Camden Rd, N7 0SJ)! Take some time for yourself with this relaxing session suitable for anyone with no previous experience needed.

  • Please contact Centre 404 or 020 7697 1336 to book your place.

Friday, 10 June

17:00-20:00 – Youth Club with Bake Off
An evening out filled with music, games, chats & dinner for anyone 19 or younger. This weekly event has been enhanced for Carers Week by adding a Bake Off. Whether you like to bake or prefer to eat the bakes, just come along to Mary’s Community Centre, Upper Street, N1 2TX.

  • To book contact Sally or Aston on 07816 073 016 (call, txt or WhatsApp).

Saturday, 11 June

12:00-15:00 – Picnic in the Park
After a couple of years without face-to-face activities, we thought it would be nice to catch up with everyone over a picnic at The Tollpuddle Café (Caledonian Park, 37 Clock View Crescent, N7 9FR). You bring yourself and/or the person you care for, we’ll bring the food & refreshments!

  • Places are limited – Book Now or call 020 7281 3319 to book.