Carers Events

At Carers Aid Torbay, we know how precious a Carers time is; with this in mind we offer activities and events which we feel  Carers would welcome and enjoy. Events and activities which will take Carers minds off their day to day worries and relax them.

Advice Sessions

Bay Benefits

A service that offers advice and assistance with all benefits and Entitlements, for unpaid Carers and their families. This service operates on a Tuesday and a Thursday and is an appointment only service, please call 07530790354

between the hours of 9.00am and 3.30pm on Tuesdays or Thursdays to arrange an appointment.

Bay Benefits are now able to see people face to face at the Olive Carers Centre - please note this is by appointment only 

 

Carers Events and Trips 2022

Shore Fishing – First session- Wednesday 3rd August 2022- AM

We will be offering two shore fishing sessions this year. Again, we are not able to confirm dates and times as shore fishing is tide and weather dependant. But as with the pamper session please call 01803 323510 to express your interest.

Sidmouth Folk Festival – Monday 1st August 2022

Sidmouth is a beautiful seaside town which is a pleasure to visit at any time of the year, but the town really comes to life for the annual Sidmouth Folk Festival on the first week of August.

We welcome Carers and Cared fors on this trip, but there will be a limit of one cared for per Carer.

Cockington picnic – Tuesday 16th August - 12noon-2.00pm

 We would like to invite you to join us for a picnic in the grounds of Cockington Court. Please bring a blanket and a picnic. If the weather isn’t on our side, we will still be there probably enjoying a coffee in the café 😊.

 Please call Steph to let her know you would like to attend and for more details.

Christmas shopping in Exeter – Monday 28th November 2022

Enjoy a day wandering around the streets of Exeter; the Christmas Market will be in full flow. If you don’t fancy shopping; there is the Royal Albert Memorial Museum just a stone’s throw away; or the historic underground passages that run underneath the heart of Exeter city centre.

Travel to and from this trip will be on the train, from either Paignton, Torre, or Torquay stations. Carers Aid will pay for your travel to and from Exeter Central station. Exeter Central station as the name suggests is in the centre of Exeter minutes from the main shopping area and the Royal Albert Memorial Museum.

Christmas with Carers Aid

We intend to host a coffee morning on Tuesday 6th December 2022. The coffee morning will be held at the Anchorage Hotel on Aveland Road, Torquay, TQ1 3PT from 10.30am until 12noon. Carers Aid would like to treat you to a cup of tea or coffee and a homebaked cake. Please call us on 01803 323510 to let us know you able to come and celebrate the festive period with us. 

We do need to know approx number to let the hotel know.