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Carers Week events

Carers Week 7-13 June 2021

Schedule of events in Merton

Date and time Event details For How to join

Monday 7 June

10:00am-11:00am

Information on Carer Assessments – delivered by Associate Director of Social Work and Merton Adult Social Care CommissionerMH Carers and Staff Click here to join the Teams meeting: Information on Carer Assessments

Monday 7 June

11:15am-12:15pm

Carer Coffee Morning Involvement Carer members Click here to join the Teams meeting: Carer Coffee Morning

Tuesday 8 June

10.30am to 11:00am

A Brief Introduction to Carers and Carers Support Merton's ServicesStaff

Tuesday 8 June

1pm-2pm  

Merton Mencap online fun quiz event

 

LD carers

 

To register your place: email af.admin@
mertonmencap.org.uk

Tuesday 8 June

3:00-4:00pm

Communicating with someone with Dementia – Wandsworth Older Peoples Service and Alzheimer's SocietyCarers

Click here to join the meeting: Communicating with Someone with Dementia

 

Tuesday 8 June

5:00pm-6:00pm

Mental Health Medicines and Medicines Safety – Deputy Chief Pharmacist Carers (timed for working Carers) Click here to join the meeting: Mental Health Medicines

Wednesday 9 June

10.50am-12.15pm

Merton Carers Strategy Online LaunchStaff and carers Click here to book tickets for the online launch

Wednesday 9 June

11am

Merton Mencap Carers Stroll & Coffee at Morden Hall Park Parents & carers of LD young adultsTo register your place: email maps.coordinator@
mertonmencap.org.uk

Wednesday 9 June

2:00pm-3:30pm

Changes to the Mental Health Act that Impact Carers - Head of Social WorkMH Carers Click here to join the meeting: Changes to the Mental Health Act

Thursday 10 June

10am-11am

Carers Support Merton: Carers First! 

An online Self-Care and Wellbeing Guide for Carers

Carers

Thursday 10 June

1:30pm-3:00pm

"Taking Back Control" - delivered by staff from the Recovery College & a CarerMH Carers

Click here to join the meeting: Taking Back Control

 

Thursday 10 June

3.30pm-4pm

A Brief Introduction to Carers and Carers Support Merton's ServicesStaff

Thursday 10 June

6.00 pm to 7.00 pm

Introduction to Mindfulness. Join Mindfulness Trainer Anna Wille and find out how to remain calm, focussed, adaptable and energised!

Presented by Alzheimer's Society

Carers and anyone affected by dementia.

Via ZOOM

Meeting ID: 652 0652 1016

Passcode: 308656

Friday 11 June

11am

Merton Mencap Carers Stroll & Coffee at Morden Hall Park LD CarersTo register your place: email af.admin@
mertonmencap.org.uk

Friday 11 June

11am-1:00pm

Carers Support Merton

Carers' Rights Workshop

Carers

Friday 11 June

11:30am-12:30pm

Making Carers Visible and Valued, Q&A session with Vanessa Ford (CEO MH Trust), Sharon Spain (Director of Nursing) & Helen Miles (Head of Therapies & Involvement) MH Carers

Click here to join the meeting: Making Carers Visible and Valued

 

Friday 11 June

3:45pm-5:00pm

Relaxation session - delivered by staff from the Recovery CollegeMH Carers Click here to join the meeting: Relaxation Session