Blog Archive

Welcome to the blog archive of Derbyshire Carers Association

  • South Derbyshire’s Carers are Crazy for the Ukulele

    South Derbyshire’s Carers are Crazy for the Ukulele

    Swadlincote Carers Support Group were treated to an evening of singing, story telling and ukulele playing by Gabriela La Foley otherwise known as the ‘Ukulele Lady.’

  • Carers Rights Day 2016

    Carers Rights Day 2016

    Having the right information at the right time can make a huge difference when you are looking after someone. This year Carers Rights Day is taking place on Friday 25th November 2016.

  • Carers and Chesterfield Royal Hospital – in partnership!

    Carers and Chesterfield Royal Hospital – in partnership!

    Chesterfield Royal Hospital has recognised how important carers are to the welfare of patients both in and out of hospital.

  • Annual Carers’ Ball Proves a Huge Success!

    Annual Carers’ Ball Proves a Huge Success!

    This annual event, much loved by carers, is always popular and this year proved no exception with over 150 carers turning out in force to have a swinging time together with DCA staff and volunteers.

  • New Job Opportunity!

    New Job Opportunity!

    Administration Officer and Volunteer Co-Ordinator
    We are looking for someone with excellent organisational skills and the necessary qualifications / experience associated with the running of an office. Experience of working with and supporting volunteers is essential.

  • Is the person you care for a patient at the Chesterfield Royal Hospital?

    Is the person you care for a patient at the Chesterfield Royal Hospital?

    We are looking for feedback from carers who have had experience of Chesterfield Royal Hospital.

  • Carers Working Group - Carers feedback survey

    Carers Working Group - Carers feedback survey

    We would like feedback from any Carers that have recently had experience with Chesterfield Royal Hospital whilst the person they care for was admitted to and stayed in the hospital.

  • Carers Asked to Give Their Views in National Survey

    Carers Asked to Give Their Views in National Survey

    This autumn around 1,500 local carers will receive a copy of a postal questionnaire from Derbyshire County Council as part of the Personal Social Services Survey of Adult Carers in England (SACE).

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