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

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