Carer Support Groups (Carers of West Lothian)

Who is this for?

  • Unpaid adult carers

Who provides this?

  • Carers of West Lothian

Description

Carers of West Lothian run a number of support groups for carers.

These carers groups are a great way to connect with people and helps to reduce isolation. Talking to other carers who understand how you are feeling and sharing experiences can be a very positive experience.

All groups are run by Carers of West Lothian support staff and/or peer volunteers.

Carers Coffee Morning
Date: every Wednesday
Time: 1 0.00 – 11.30am

Mental Health Carers Support Group
Date: first Monday of the month
Time: 6.00 – 7.00 pm

Carers Evening Support Group
Date: last Wednesday of month
Time: 6.30 – 8.00 pm

Bereaved Carers Support Group
Date: second last Friday of month
Time: 10.30 – 11.30am

Please note, these groups are currently running on zoom while Covid-19 restrictions are in place.

How do I access this?

  • Self-referrals
  • Referrals by third parties

Is there a cost?

Free

Is there a waiting list?

No

Location information

  • Public parking available
  • Private parking available
  • Wheelchair access

Opening times

Monday 9.00 am – 5.00 pm
Tuesday9.00 am – 5.00 pm
Wednesday9.00 am – 5.00 pm
Thursday9.00 am – 5.00 pm
Friday9.00 am – 5.00 pm
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed

Contact Details

Sycamore House, Quarrywood Court, Livingston EH54 9LA

Social media:

Downloads


Carers of West Lothian leaflet
(1.25 MB pdf)


Type of support on offer:

Information and advice
Online
Support from someone with similar experience
Support in person
Support with others

Categories:

Bereavement
Black and minority ethnic communities
Carers
Healthy living
Learning, employability, volunteering
LGBTQ+
Loneliness/isolated groups
Long term conditions/disabilities
Men
Older people
Social groups
Women

Share this page


Was this page helpful?

Is all the information correct?


Other Suggested Services

Information and advice (Carers of West Lothian)


This service provides information, advice and support including one-to-one emotional support

Training and workshops for carers and disabled people (Carers of West Lothian)


A range of training opportunities and workshops for carers and disabled people.

Young carer service (Carers of West Lothian)


Support groups for young carers.