New fund for dementia carers


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The Individual Awards project is a trial scheme which aims to provide extra financial support to people with dementia and their carers to enable them to do something that matters to them which, without the award, they would be unable to do.

Find out more about the fund here.


Better Breaks for Parents


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Do you care for a child with additional support needs? Would you like a regular break while your child takes part in supported activities? VOCAL's Better Breaks Scheme provides structured activity sessions and flexible respite for children and young adults with additional needs (aged 21 and under) so that parents and carers can take a break.

Places are still available for the next block of sessions on Saturdays from 25th October.

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