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Helping Carers in Birmingham to Cope With Loss

Carers living in Birmingham who have experienced a bereavement of the person they have been caring for continue to receive much needed bereavement support during the Covid-19 pandemic thanks to the Ca...

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Roll-out of Covid-19 vaccinations underway

At Crossroads, we continue to follow public health advice and precautions stringently to ensure the safety of our staff and service users throughout the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic. Whilst the roll-out ...

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Thank You Crossroads Team!

We’d like to give a massive shout-out to our Care Support Team out providing vital care in our communities, our service teams providing essential support to family carers across the region and those b...

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New Carers Assistance Line Launched in Sandwell

Crossroads Caring For Carers, who provide a wide range of community care services across the West Midlands, are very pleased to introduce the Crossroads Carers Assistance Line, for unpaid carers in Sa...

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Special delivery from the Dudley Carers Wellbeing Service

Our Dudley Young Carers and Young Adult Carers team members are getting into the festive spirit as they prepare to deliver Christmas presents to young carers across Dudley, with huge thanks to a donat...

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Carers Rights Day 2020

Every year Carers Rights Day encourages unpaid carers to find out about their rights and how to get the help and support they need. This year Carers Rights Day is on Thursday 26th November 2020. Many ...

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An Inspirational Chat With Blind Dave Heeley

Kerry Burns, Coordinator for the Bereavement and Wellbeing project, Caring for Carers – a consortium of third sector organisations, including Crossroads, Communities in Sync and Ideal for All, a...

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Message of thanks from Lord-Lieutenant, John Crabtree OBE

We’re pleased to share this wonderful message of thanks that we have received from John Crabtree OBE, Lord-Lieutenant of the West Midlands. Appointed by Her Majesty The Queen to be her representative ...

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Gardening Therapy for Bereaved Carers

During Carers Week (8 – 14 June), Damian from our Wellbeing & Bereavement team will be out and about across Birmingham delivering herb and vegetable plants and offering gardening tips and advice t...

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Carers Week 2020 – Making Caring Visible

Making Caring Visible Carers Week was established by Carers UK over 25 years ago. It is an annual campaign to raise awareness of caring, offer support to carers and highlight the challenges they’re fa...