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Carer events and training

Join the Carers Information Service, our local register of carers, to find out about:

  • social events and activities
  • training courses
  • how you can share feedback on our services.

Please feel free to get in touch with the Carers Support Service at CRISP if you have any questions and would like to know more.

Social events

Take a break from caring and connect with other carers. Take a look at the CRISP website to find out what social events and activities are happening in the area.


Caring for someone with dementia

Kings Park Hospital runs a 10-week carer support and education group for carers of a person with dementia living in the Bournemouth or Christchurch area.

The Carers Trust has free online courses about caring for someone with dementia.

Caring for someone with mental health issues

The Dorset Recovery Education Centre provide free training courses if you’re caring for someone with mental health issues. The courses are mainly held out in the community, so you should not have to travel too far to attend.