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Active Living Network 50+ Group – Bridgwater

  • Location Bridgwater, Sedgemoor
  • Venue The Active Living Network in Somerset has groups throughout the county for people aged 50 and over and welcomes both carers and the people they care for. www.somersetactiveliving.org.uk/welcome/map/
  • Telephone 01278 664180

Active Living Network 50+ Group – Frome

  • Location Frome, Mendip
  • Venue The Active Living Network in Somerset has groups throughout the county for people aged 50 and over and welcomes both carers and the people they care for. www.somersetactiveliving.org.uk/welcome/map/
  • Telephone 01278 664180

Active Living Network 50+ Group – Minehead

  • Location Minehead, West Somerset
  • Venue The Active Living Network in Somerset has groups throughout the county for people aged 50 and over and welcomes both carers and the people they care for. www.somersetactiveliving.org.uk/welcome/map/
  • Telephone 01278 664180

Active Living Network 50+ Group – Street

  • Location Street, Mendip
  • Venue The Active Living Network in Somerset has groups throughout the county for people aged 50 and over and welcomes both carers and the people they care for. www.somersetactiveliving.org.uk/welcome/map/
  • Telephone 01278 664180

Active Living Network 50+ Group – Taunton

  • Location Taunton, Taunton Deane
  • Venue The Active Living Network in Somerset has groups throughout the county for people aged 50 and over and welcomes both carers and the people they care for. www.somersetactiveliving.org.uk/welcome/map/
  • Telephone 01278 664180

Active Living Network 50+ Group – Yeovil

  • Location Yeovil, South Somerset
  • Venue The Active Living Network in Somerset has groups throughout the county for people aged 50 and over and welcomes both carers and the people they care for. www.somersetactiveliving.org.uk/welcome/map/
  • Telephone 01278 664180

Alzheimer’s Society

  • Location Somerset - Various, South Somerset
  • Venue Various see list
  • Start Date Various see list
  • End Date Various see list
  • Telephone 01458 251 541
  • Email somerset@alzheimers.org.uk

Alzheimer’s Society Activities for People with Dementia and their carers

Alzheimers Society Support Group

  • Location South Somerset
  • Venue The Alzheimers Society run Memory Cafes and Singing for the Brain groups throughout Somerset for carers and the person they care for. http://www.alzheimers.org.uk/info/20011/find_support_near_you#!/search
  • Telephone 0117 967 2975

Alzheimers’s Society – Activities for people with dementia and their carers in Somerset

Aspergers Support Group – Taunton

  • Location Taunton, Taunton Deane
  • Venue St Michaels Church, Galmington, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 4TP
  • Start Date 7.30pm - 9.30pm - 1st Tuesday of the month except Bank Holidays
  • Telephone 01823 432446 - Jilly Campbell

Aspergers Support Group – Yeovil

  • Location Yeovil, South Somerset
  • Venue Holly Court, Summerlands, Preston Road, Yeovil, Somerset, BA20 2BN
  • Start Date 10am - 12.30pm - Meets last Tuesday of the month

Autism Workshop

  • Location Wellington , Taunton Deane
  • Venue Wellington Community Hospital Bulford Wellington TA21 8QQ
  • Start Date 27th February 2018
  • Telephone 01823 662663

Bridgwater Carers Group

  • Location Bridgwater, Sedgemoor
  • Venue Glanville House, Church Street, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA6 5AT
  • Start Date 10.30am - 12.30pm - Last Thursday of every month
  • Telephone 01278 720238 / 07909 906811

Bridgwater Parent Support Group

  • Location Bridgwater, Sedgemoor
  • Venue Penrose School, Albert Street, Bridgwater. TA6 7ET
  • Info/Website Click to open
  • Start Date Every second Wednesday of the month 10am - 12pm

CAMHS – Support Group

  • Location Minehead, West Somerset
  • Venue Alcombe Childrens Centre Stephenson Road Minehead Somerset TA24 5EB
  • Start Date Fridays 1230 - 2.30 pm
  • Telephone 01823 368368 or 07771810499 Catherine Elsworth

Carer Group – Bishops Lydeard, Taunton

  • Location Taunton, Taunton Deane
  • Venue Quantock Vale Surgery Mount Street Bishops Lydeard Taunton Somerset TA4 3LH
  • Start Date 2pm - 4pm - Second Tuesday of the month
  • Telephone 0800 31 68 600
  • Email carers@somersetrcc.org.uk

Carer Group – Chard

  • Location Chard, South Somerset
  • Venue English Martyrs Church Hall, 2 East Street, Chard, TA20 1EP
  • Start Date 10.30am - 12.30pm - Second Monday of each month
  • Telephone 01460 220026 or 07708 866717 - Pat Galpin
  • Email carers@somersetrcc.org.uk

Carer Group – Crewkerne

  • Location Crewkerne, South Somerset
  • Venue The Henhayes Centre, South Street Car Park, Crewkerne, TA18 8DA.
  • Start Date First Tuesday of each month, 10.30am to 12.30pm.
  • Telephone 01460 271776

Carers Champion Training

  • Location Bridgwater & Dulverton, Sedgemoor
  • Venue Tuesday 11th September - Redgate Medical Centre, Westonzoyland Road, Bridgwater Wednesday 19th September - Exmoor Medical Centre, Fishers Mead, Dulverton
  • Start Date Tuesday 11th September 2pm - 4.30 pm & Wednesday 19th September 10am - 12.30 pm
  • Telephone Audrey Mansfield - 07870 577925
  • Email audrey@somersetrcc.org.uk

Carers Eating Disorders Support Group – Yeovil

  • Location Yeovil, South Somerset
  • Venue Holly Court, Summerlands, Preston Road, Yeovil, Somerset, BA20 2BN
  • Start Date 7pm - 9pm - First Monday of every month
  • Telephone 01935 428420 / 07738 898775 - Jackie Murphy

Carers Group – Dulverton

  • Location Dulverton, West Somerset
  • Venue Exmoor Medical Centre, Oldberry House, Fishers Mead, Dulverton, TA22 9EN
  • Start Date 2pm – 3.30pm - First Tuesday of month
  • Telephone 0800 31 68 600
  • Email carers@somersetrcc.org.uk

Carers Group – Frome

  • Location Frome, Mendip
  • Venue Frome Cricket Ground, The Showground, Fromefield, BA11 2AH
  • Start Date 10.30am to 12pm - First Wednesday of each month,
  • Telephone 01373 302128

Carers Group – Bridgwater

  • Location Bridgwater, Sedgemoor
  • Venue Redgate Medical Centre Westonzoyland Road Bridgwater Somerset TA6 5BF
  • Start Date 10am - 12pm - 4th Thursday of every month
  • Telephone 0800 31 68 600
  • Email carers@somersetrcc.org.uk

Carers Group – Bruton

  • Location Bruton, South Somerset
  • Venue Bruton Community Hall Silver Street Bruton Somerset BA10 0EB
  • Start Date 10.30am - 12pm - Third Wednesday of the month
  • Telephone 0800 31 68 600
  • Email carers@somersetrcc.org.uk

Carers Group – Burnham on Sea

  • Location Burnham on Sea, Sedgemoor
  • Venue Burnham Community Centre Berrow Road Burnham on Sea Somerset TA8 2ET
  • Start Date 10am - 12pm Last Tuesday of every month
  • Telephone 0800 31 68 600
  • Email carers@somersetrcc.org.uk

Carers Group – Castle Cary

  • Location Castle Cary, South Somerset
  • Venue The Shambles, Market House, Market Place, Castle Cary, BA7 7AH
  • Start Date 10.30 am - 12pm - First Thursday of the month
  • Telephone 0800 31 68 600
  • Email carers@somersetrcc.org.uk

Carers Group – Cheddar

  • Location Cheddar, Sedgemoor
  • Venue Hannah More Cottage, Lower North Street, Cheddar, Somerset, BS27 3HE
  • Start Date 10.30am - 12pm - 2nd Wednesday of the month
  • Telephone 0800 31 68 600
  • Email carers@somersetrcc.org.uk

Carers Group – Edington

  • Location Bridgwater, Sedgemoor
  • Venue Edington Village Hall, Lippetts Way, Broadway, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA7 9HA
  • Start Date 10am - 12pm - 3rd Thursday of every Month
  • Telephone 0800 31 68 600
  • Email carers@somersetrcc.org.uk

Carers Group – Glastonbury

  • Location Glastonbury , Mendip
  • Venue The Redbrick Building, Morland Enterprise Park,  Morland Road, Glastonbury, BA6 9FT
  • Start Date 2nd Monday of the month 10 am - 12 pm
  • Telephone 07500991712
  • Email Alison.pomeroy@sompar.nhs.uk

Carers Group – Ilminster

  • Location Ilminster, South Somerset
  • Venue Summervale Surgery Canal Way Ilminster Somerset TA19 9FE
  • Start Date 10.30am - 12.30 pm Last Thursday of every month
  • Telephone 0800 31 68 600
  • Email carers@somersetrcc.org.uk

Carers Group – Langport

  • Location Langport, South Somerset
  • Venue The Angel Bow Street Langport Somerset TA10 9PR
  • Start Date 10.30am - 12.30pm
  • End Date Third Monday of each month
  • Telephone 0800 31 68 600
  • Email carers@somersetrcc.org.uk

Carers Group – Martock

  • Location Martock, South Somerset
  • Venue Chirpy Cottage Cafe North Street Martock Somerset TA12 6FF
  • Start Date 10.00am - 11.30 am - Second Wednesday of each month
  • Telephone 0800 31 68 600
  • Email carers@somersetrcc.org.uk

Carers Group – Minehead

  • Location Minehead, West Somerset
  • Venue Minehead Hospital, Mart Road, Luttrell Way, Minehead, TA24 6DF
  • Start Date 10:30am -12pm - Second Tuesday of month
  • Telephone 0800 31 68 600
  • Email carers@somersetrcc.org.uk

Carers Group – Porlock

  • Location Porlock, West Somerset
  • Venue Porlock LIbrary The Old School Centre High Street Porlock Somerset TA24 8NP
  • Start Date First Tuesday of the month 1000 - 1200

Carers Group – Street

  • Location Street, Mendip
  • Venue Street Parish Rooms 6 Leigh Road Street Somerset BA16 0HA
  • Start Date 10.30 am - 12pm - 2nd Monday of the month
  • Telephone 0800 31 68 600
  • Email carers@somersetrcc.org.uk

Carers Group – Taunton

  • Location Taunton, Taunton Deane
  • Venue St Mary Magdalene Church Church Square Taunton Somerset TA1 1SA
  • Start Date First Monday of each month
  • End Date 10.00 am - 12.00pm
  • Telephone 0800 31 68 600
  • Email carers@somersetrcc.org.uk

Carers Group – Wellington

  • Location Wellington, Taunton Deane
  • Venue Wellington Medical Centre Mantle Street, Wellington, Somerset, TA21 8BD
  • Start Date First Monday of each month between 2pm and 4pm.
  • Telephone 0800 31 68 600
  • Email carers@somersetrcc.org.uk

Carers Group – Wells

  • Location Wells, Mendip
  • Venue Community Room, Wells Fire Station, Burcott Road, Wells, Somerset, BA5 2DF
  • Start Date 10.30am - 12pm - 1st Tuesday of each month
  • Email carers@somersetrcc.org.uk

Carers Group – Wells -for carers of adults with mental health problems

  • Location Wells, Mendip
  • Venue The Bridge, Priory Park, Glastonbury Road, Wells, BA5 1TJ
  • Start Date 6.30pm - 8.30pm - Meets last Tuesday of each month
  • Telephone 01749 836597 / 07738 898774 - Sue Chappell

Carers Group – Williton

  • Location Williton, West Somerset
  • Venue Williton Council Offices West Somerset House Killick Way Williton TA4 4QA
  • Start Date Third Tuesday of the month 1030am - 1200 pm
  • Telephone 0800 31 68 600
  • Email carers@somersetrcc.org.uk

Carers Group – Wincanton

  • Location Wincanton, South Somerset
  • Venue Wincanton Memorial Hall High Street Wincanton Somerset BA9 9JF
  • Start Date 10.30 am - 12pm Second Monday of the month
  • Telephone 0800 31 68 600
  • Email carers@somersetrcc.org.uk

Carers Group – Yeovil

  • Location Yeovil, South Somerset
  • Venue Birchfield Community Hall Birchfield Road Yeovil Somerset BA21 5RL
  • Start Date 10.30am - 12pm - second Thursday of the month
  • Telephone 0800 31 68 600
  • Email carers@somersetrcc.org.uk

Carers Voice 2018 Roadshow

  • Location Taunton, West Somerset
  • Venue 8th March   -  Thursday  - Assembly Rooms, Frome  -     10am - 2.30pm 11th April  -   Wednesday   -  Victoria Park Community Centre, Bridgwater   -  10am - 2.30pm 23rd May   -  Wednesday   - Guild Hall, Chard  -  9.30am - 12.30pm 7th June - Thursday  - The Beach Hotel, Minehead - 9.30am - 12.30pm 26th September - Wednesday - Memorial Hall, Cheddon Fitzpaine                                10am - 2.30pm
  • Start Date See below
  • Telephone 07866785438
  • Email dpenny@somerset.gov.uk

Caring Minds – Taunton – for Carers aged 19-25

  • Location Taunton, Taunton Deane
  • Venue Mambo, Private Function Room, North Street, Taunton, Somerest
  • Start Date Call Contact for details
  • Telephone 0800 181 4566 or 077147 53757- Natasha

Chard Mental Health Carers Group

  • Location Chard, South Somerset
  • Venue Eleos Cafe 28 Fore Street Chard Somerset
  • Start Date Meets last Monday of every month 7 - 9 pm
  • Telephone 01935 428420/ 07738 898775 - Margaret Egbo

Coast Carers/Parents Group – CAMHS

  • Location Bridgwater, Sedgemoor
  • Venue Elmwood School Hamp Avenue Bridgwater Somerset TA6 6AW
  • Start Date 4th Friday in month - 10 - 12pm (Not in the school holidays)
  • Telephone 01823 368368 or 07771810499 Catherine Elsworth

Community Connect Event

  • Location Taunton, Taunton Deane
  • Venue Cheddon Fitzpaine Memorial Hall Rowford Cottages Cheddon Fitzpaine Somerset TA2 8JY
  • Start Date Thursday 27th September
  • Email audrey@somersetrcc.org.uk

Cooking Group for Carers

  • Location Taunton, Taunton Deane
  • Venue St. Margaret's Taunton Hospice Heron Drive Bishops Hull Taunton TA1 5HA.
  • Start Date For dates, booking and for more information please contact 0845 070 8910 (option 2)
  • End Date To Be Confirmed
  • Telephone 0845 070 8910 press option 2 - Barbara Ruff
  • Email CentralReferral.Centre@st-margarets-hospice.org.uk

Creech St Michael – Carers Support Group

  • Location Taunton, Taunton Deane
  • Venue Creech Medical Centre Hyde Lane Creech St Michael Taunton TA3 5FA
  • Start Date Second Monday of the month 2pm - 4 pm
  • Telephone 0800 31 68 600
  • Email carers@somersetrcc.org.uk

Dementia Action Alliance – Minehead

Dementia Support Service – Talking Cafe – Bridgwater

  • Location Bridgwater, Sedgemoor
  • Venue Talking Cafe Arts Centre 11-13 Castle Street Bridgwater TA6 3DD
  • Start Date Every Thursday 10.00am - 1.00 pm
  • Telephone 01458 251541

Eating Disorders Carers Group Yeovil

  • Location South Somerset
  • Venue Holly Court, Summerlands Hospital Site, Preston Rd, Yeovil, Somerset, BA20 2BX
  • Start Date First Monday of the month: 7pm - 9pm

Equilibrium – The Bipolar Organisation

  • Location Taunton, Taunton Deane
  • Venue Contact Phil for more details and dates
  • Start Date Held in Taunton on a 6 weekly basis - Contact Phil for more details and dates
  • Telephone 01823 323363 - Phil Cracknell
  • Email bipolar@btconnect.com

Everyday First Aid – British Red Cross

  • Location Somerset, South Somerset
  • Venue We deliver an Everyday First Aid programme to groups across the county who, through Red Cross research, have been identified as more likely to be at risk of slips, trips and falls. The programme is free of charge, and is designed to educate people aged 65 or over  to a basic level of First Aid using everyday items around the home, and equip them with the knowledge and skills required to deal with any given First Aid situation that may arise as the result of a slip, trip or fall. Any donations kindly received, will help towards covering travel costs.
  • Start Date To be Booked in advance
  • Telephone 07710 711637 - Clare Meaden - Adult Education Co-ordinator
  • Email cmeaden@redcross.org.uk

Friends & Family Support Course

  • Location Taunton, Taunton Deane
  • Venue St. Margaret's Taunton Hospice Sunflower Centre Heron Drive Bishops Hull Taunton, TA1 5HA.
  • Start Date • For dates, booking and for more information please contact: Call: 0845 070 8910 (Option 2)
  • Telephone • For dates, booking and for more information please contact: Call: 0845 070 8910 (Option 2)
  • Email CentralReferral.Centre@st-margarets-hospice.org.uk

Frome Carers Group

  • Location Frome, Mendip
  • Venue Frome Cricket Club Rodden Road Frome Somerset
  • Start Date First Wednesday of every month 1030 am - 1230 pm
  • Telephone Joan Paynter - 01373 302128 Tricia knott - 01373 301369

Frome Young Carers

Futures Bright – Empowering Course

  • Location Chard, South Somerset
  • Venue Chard Young Peoples Centre, Essex Close, Chard, TA20 1RH
  • Start Date Thursday 4th October - for 12 weeks
  • End Date 2 hour weekly sessios
  • Telephone 07930613583
  • Email juliematthews.watchproject@gmail.com

Heads Up – Wells

  • Location Wells, Mendip
  • Venue Heads Up, Upper Breach, South Horrington, Wells, BA5 3QG We currently offer the following workshops: Pottery Woodcraft Arts and Crafts Creative Social Group Gardening Health and Wellbeing www.headsupsomerset.org.uk
  • Start Date Opening Hours - 9am - 4pm Monday - Friday
  • End Date Provides a therapeutic environment and a range of services, support and guidance for adults of all ages recovering from or living with mental health needs and other difficulties.  Programme of workshops and activities available.
  • Telephone 01749 670667
  • Email info@headsupsomerset.org

Headway Somerset Support Group

  • Location South Somerset
  • Venue Headway Somerset is a unique organisation helping people across the county to live as independent a life as possible after brain injury. Families need respite from their and time out to do the things they enjoy, which is where Headway comes in caring duties
  • Telephone 01823 618519

Help us create dementia friendly activities in Somerset – Various Dates in September 2018

  • Location S O M E R S E T , South Somerset
  • Venue Various - Somerset
  • Start Date Various in September 2018

Kinship Carers Group

  • Location Taunton, Taunton Deane
  • Venue Hillside Children's Centre Eastwick Road Taunton Somerset TA2 7HD
  • Start Date 0930 - 1100 am - Every Friday
  • Telephone 0800 31 68 600
  • Email carers@somersetrcc.org.uk

Lawrence Centre, Wells

  • Location Wells, Mendip
  • Venue The Lawrence Centre, St Lawrence Lodge, 37 Chamberlain Street, Wells, Somerset, BA5 2PQ
  • Start Date 10am - 3pm - Monday to Friday
  • Telephone 01749 676839
  • Email mcharlesworth@thelawrencecentre.org.uk

Learning Disabilities Carers Group Yeovil

  • Location Yeovil, South Somerset
  • Venue The Old Barn Club Old Barn Way, Yeovil, Somerset, BA20 2NX
  • Start Date Every 3rd Monday of the month. 10.30am - 12.30pm

Learning Disability Carers Group – Various

  • Location South Somerset
  • Venue The Somerset County Council Learning Disability Service organises meetings across Somerset for carers of adults with a Learning Disability. For more details please contact Nicola Miles, Carer Co-ordinator, LD Services, Somerset County Council on Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday
  • Start Date Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday
  • Telephone 01823 356953
  • Email nmiles@somerset.gov.uk

Let’s Not Forget Memory Cafe – Wells

  • Location Wells, Mendip
  • Venue Memory Cafe Fletcher House Glastonbury Road Wells Somerset BA5 1TN
  • Start Date FRIDAYS 1030 - 3.30
  • Telephone 01749 678068
  • Email mcharlesworth@thelawrencecentre.org.uk

Living Well with and after Cancer

  • Location Taunton, Taunton Deane
  • Venue Taunton
  • Start Date 10am - 3pm - Wednesday 21st March
  • End Date Call to book a place
  • Telephone 01904 756443

Managing the Money Maze

Memory Cafe – Bridgwater

  • Location Bridgwater, Sedgemoor
  • Venue Victoria Park Community Centre, Victoria Park Drive, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA6 7AS
  • Start Date 10.30 am - 12.30 pm Fridays Fortnightly
  • Telephone 01458 251 541
  • Email somerset@alzheimers.org.uk

Memory Cafe – Chard

  • Location Chard, South Somerset
  • Venue English Martyrs Church Hall, 2 East Street, Chard, Somerset, TA20 1EP
  • Start Date 10.30am - 12.30pm - Wednesday - Fortnightly
  • Telephone 01458 251541 or 07850 928906
  • Email somerset@alzheimers.org.uk

Memory Cafe – Street

  • Location Street, Mendip
  • Venue Street Parish Rooms, 6 Leigh Road, Street, Somerset, BA16 0HA
  • Start Date 2pm - 4pm - 4th Wednesday of the month
  • Telephone 01458 251 541
  • Email somerset@alzheimers.org.uk

Memory Cafe – Yeovil

  • Location Yeovil, South Somerset
  • Venue Birchfield Community Centre, Birchfield Road, Yeovil, BA21 5RL
  • Start Date 10.30am - 12.30 pm - Tuesdays Fortnightly
  • Telephone 01458 251 541
  • Email somerset@alzheimers.org.uk

Memory Loss Group – Wells

  • Location Wells, Mendip
  • Venue The Bridge Priory Health Park Glastonbury Road Wells Somerset BA5 1XJ
  • Start Date 1.30 - 3 pm - 4th Wednesday in month
  • Telephone 07774 207458 - Caroline Mead

Men’s Shed – Chard

  • Location Chard, South Somerset
  • Venue Hornsbury Hill Farm Hornsbury Hill Chard Somerset TA20 3DB Entrance directly opposite the speed camera on Hornshbury Hill.
  • Start Date Every Wednesday 2pm - 5pm and Every Thursday 1pm - 5pm
  • Email mensshedchard@gmail.com

Men’s Shed – Street

  • Location Street, Mendip
  • Venue Unit 10 The Tanyard Street Somerset BA16 0HD
  • Start Date Tuesday 0900 - 1300 and Thursdays 12.30 - 4.30
  • Email brianbastable123@hotmail.co.uk

MENCAP – Taunton

  • Location Taunton, Taunton Deane
  • Venue 2 Scott House, Bindon Business Park, Cook Way, Taunton TA2 6BJ
  • Start Date Taunton & District Mencap Society is one of five Local Mencap Societies in Somerset and is affiliated to National MENCAP. We encourage those with learning disabilities to become involved with organised activities and offer help and support to individuals, their families and carers.
  • End Date We also have a caravan on the Dorset Coast where we offer discounted holidays to people with learning disabilities and their families.
  • Telephone 01823 288 061

Mens Shed – Shepton Mallet

  • Location Shepton Mallet, Mendip
  • Venue Barley House (Somerset Care and Repair premises) Charlton Trading Estate Shepton Mallet Somerset BA4 5QE
  • Start Date Tuesday - 0900 - 1300
  • Telephone Graham - 07966 361796
  • Email info@sheptonshed.org.uk

Mens’s Shed – Bridgwater

  • Location Sedgemoor
  • Venue Canal View Old Taunton Road Bridgwater Somerset
  • Info/Website Click to open
  • Start Date Tuesdays - 0930 - 1200 & Thursdays 1300 - 1600
  • Telephone 01823 698612
  • Email info@slams.org.uk

Mental Health Carers Group – Yeovil

  • Location Yeovil, South Somerset
  • Venue Yeovil Carers Support Group Activities Room Holly Court Summerlands Preston Road Yeovil
  • Start Date Meets last Thursday of every month 2.00 - 4.00 pm
  • Telephone 01935 428420 / 07738 898775 - Jackie Murphy

Minehead Mental Health Carers Group

  • Location Minehead, West Somerset
  • Venue Townsend House Townsend Road Minehead Somerset TA24 5RG
  • Start Date Every last Tuesday in the month - 11 - 1pm
  • Telephone 01278 720238 / 07909 906811 - David Bobbett

Moving Memories – Frome

  • Location Frome, Mendip
  • Venue Moxon Suite , Frome Community Hospital, Enos Way, Frome, BA11 2FH
  • Start Date Mondays - 10.30am - 12pm - Contact for dates
  • Telephone Jenny - 01373 228934 or Soo 07914 807796
  • Email evergreen4clover@gmail.com

Musgrove Carers Hub

  • Location Taunton, Taunton Deane
  • Venue Musgrove Park Hospital Parkfield Dr, Taunton Somerset TA1 5DA
  • Start Date Every Tuesday and Thursday
  • End Date 1 pm - 3 pm
  • Telephone 0800 31 68 600
  • Email carers@somersetrcc.org.uk

Open Story Tellers – Frome

  • Location Frome, Mendip
  • Venue Openstorytellers HubNub Centre Whittox Lane Frome Somerset BA11 3BY
  • Start Date Wednesday 21st March 1100 - 1200
  • Telephone 01373 454099
  • Email info@openstorytellers.org.uk

Parkinsons UK – Bridgwater Support Group

  • Location Bridgwater, Sedgemoor
  • Venue The Youth Room, Westfield Church Hall, West Street, Bridgwater, Somerset
  • Start Date 1.30pm - 3.30pm - Every Thursday of the month
  • Telephone 01278 684428 - Carol Pilbrow
  • Email michael.caro@yahoo.co.uk

PATCH

  • Location Glastonbury, Mendip
  • Venue The Secret Meeting Rooms, 9 Silver Street, Glastonbury, BA6 8BS
  • Start Date Last Tuesday of every month 19:00-21:00
  • End Date Support group for parents and carers of children or adolescents with mental health needs. This support group is for ADHD, Autism, Aspergers, Eating Disorders, Emotional Behaviour Problems etc. Call to check first.
  • Telephone 07500 991 712

Peer Support Group – for those bereaved by suicide

  • Location Taunton, Taunton Deane
  • Venue Sussex Lodge 44 Station Road Taunton Somerset TA1 1NS
  • Info/Website Click to open
  • Start Date First Thursday of every month 7.30 - 9.00 pm
  • Telephone 01823 334906
  • Email bereaved@mindtws.org.uk

Peer-support Group for Young People 14+

  • Location Taunton, Taunton Deane
  • Venue Sussex Lodge 44 Station Rd Taunton Somerset TA1 1NS. mail@mindtws.org.uk
  • Start Date Saturday 2nd June from 12 - 2 pm
  • Telephone T: 01823 334 906
  • Email bereaved@mindtws.org.uk

Practical Dementia Advice For Carers

  • Location wellington , Taunton Deane
  • Venue Reminiscence Learning The Counting House Tonedale Mill Wellington Somerset TA21 0AW
  • Start Date Tuesday 9th October - 10 am - 1pm
  • Telephone 01823 668676

Practical Dementia Advice For Carers

  • Location Wellington, Taunton Deane
  • Venue Reminiscence Learning The Counting House Tonedale Mill Wellington TA21 0AW
  • Start Date Tuesday 10th April 2018 at 1.30 pm - 4.30 pm
  • Telephone 01823 668676

RETHINK – Ilminster/Chard

  • Venue Ilminster/Chard
  • Start Date Thursdays at 11am
  • Telephone 01823 254288 - Sally Ayres
  • Email sally@nicemail.co.uk

Safe Harbour Cafe

  • Location Bridgwater, Sedgemoor
  • Venue St Mary's Church, St Mary's Street, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA6 3EQ
  • Start Date Third Wednesday of the month
  • Telephone 01278 727 500 - Claire Keirle
  • Email Claire.Keirle@sanctuary.housing.co.uk

Self Management Workshops – Starting Monday 10th September 2018

  • Location Chard, South Somerset
  • Venue Chard Rugby Club Essex Close Chard Somerset TA20 1RH
  • Start Date Monday 10th, 17th, 24th September and 1st October 2018
  • Telephone 01823 255917
  • Email info@smws.org.uk

Singing for the Brain – Axbridge

  • Location Axbridge, Sedgemoor
  • Venue Axbridge Town Hall The Square Axbridge BS26 2WJ
  • Start Date 2.30 pm - 4.30 pm Tuesdays Fortnightly
  • Telephone 01458 251 541
  • Email somerset@alzheimers.org.uk

Singing for the Brain – Ilminster

  • Location Ilminster, South Somerset
  • Venue Muchelney House, Abbots Close, Ilminster, Somerset, TA19 0EF
  • Start Date 10am - 12pm - Thursdays fortnightly
  • Telephone 01458 251 541
  • Email somerset@alzheimers.org.uk

Singing for the Brain – Wells

  • Location Wells, Mendip
  • Venue Seager Hall, Union Street, Wells, BA5 2PU
  • Start Date 2pm - 4pm 2nd Monday of the month
  • End Date If you are affected by dementia and would like to meet others in a similar situation, you are welcome at our groups
  • Telephone 01458 251 541
  • Email somerset@alzheimers.org.uk

Somerset and Wessex Eating Disorders Association Support Groups

  • Location Shepton Mallet, Mendip
  • Venue The Coach House, Harvest Court, Park Rd, Shepton Mallet, BA4 5BS
  • Start Date Every evening- 6pm - 11pm
  • Telephone 01749 343344

Somerset Carers Club

  • Location Bridgwater, Sedgemoor
  • Venue The Rosary Nursing Home, Mayfield Drive, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA6 7SQ
  • Start Date 2pm - 4pm - 2nd Wednesday of the month - £2 for refreshments
  • Telephone 07554 415409 - Kay Thorne
  • Email kay.thorne@sompar.nhs.uk

Somerset Drugs and Alcohol Service – Family & Carers Group

  • Location Taunton, Taunton Deane
  • Venue Unity House 10 Canon Street Taunton Somerset TA1 1SN
  • Telephone 01823 328463

Somerset Partnership – Burnham on Sea

  • Location Burnham on Sea, Sedgemoor
  • Venue Community Centre Rosewood Close Burnham on Sea Somerset
  • Start Date Alternate Wednesdays 1.30 - 2.30
  • Telephone Viv Derham & Paul Hatton - 01278 765140

Somerset Partnership – Bridgwater

  • Location Bridgwater, Sedgemoor
  • Venue The Rosary Care Home Mayfield Drive Durleigh Bridgwater TA6 7JQ
  • Start Date 2nd Friday in month 1.30 - 3 pm
  • Telephone Kay Thorne - 01823 368460 - or 07554 415409

Somerset Sight Group

  • Location Taunton, Taunton Deane
  • Venue Northfield House, 51 Staplegrove Rd, Taunton, TA1 1DG
  • End Date We know that life doesn't stop just because your sight has been affected.  Our aim is to provide services, training and leisure activities that will help maintain independence and improve the quality of life of anyone who is affected by sight loss.
  • Telephone 01823 333818
  • Email admin@somersetsight.org.uk

Somerset Suicide Bereavement Support Service

  • Location Minehead, Somerset, West Somerset
  • Venue The Hub Hopcott Road Minehead Somerset TA24 6DJ
  • End Date 3rd Monday of every month - 1 - 3 pm
  • Telephone 01823 334906

St Margaret’s Hospice Support Group – Taunton

  • Location Taunton, Taunton Deane
  • Venue St Margaret's Hospice, Heron Drive, Bishops Hull, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 5HA
  • Start Date Thursdays 2pm - 4pm

St Margaret’s Hospice Support Group – Yeovil

  • Location Yeovil, South Somerset
  • Venue Octagon Theatre, Hendford, Yeovil, Somerset, BA20 1UX
  • Start Date Wednesdays - 1030 am - 12.30 pm

St Margaret’s Hospice Support Programme

St Margaret’s Sunflower Centre – Yeovil

Stay Strong Stay Steady Classes

  • Location S O M E R S E T, South Somerset
  • Venue V A R I O U S - S O M E R S E T Bridgwater, Burnham, Chard, Minehead, Taunton, South Petherton, Wellington, Williton, Wincanton and Yeovil.
  • Email dianne.ramsay@ageuksomerset.org.uk

Stroke Support Group – Frome

  • Location Frome, Mendip
  • Venue Frome Medical Practice, Enos Way, Frome, Somerset, BA11 2FH
  • Start Date 10.30am -12pm - Last Thursday of every month
  • End Date This peer led support group is for people who have been affected by a stroke and their family/carers. For more information see contact details below.
  • Telephone 01373 468368

Sunlight Mental Health Library

  • Location Burnham on Sea, Sedgemoor
  • Venue Bay Centre Cassis Close Burnham On Sea Somerset TA8 1NN
  • Start Date Every Tuesday morning 10am - 12 pm
  • Telephone 07703 014792 - Pauline Wellman or 07502 112666 - Tony
  • Email anthony_monaghan@hotmail.com

Support Group – Taunton

  • Location Taunton, Taunton Deane
  • Venue Wellsprings Chapel, 4 Quantock Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA2 7NL
  • Start Date 11am - 1pm - 2nd Wednesday of every month
  • Telephone 07738 187822 - Samantha Pike / 07554 415409 - Kay Thorne

Take Control for Patients

  • Location Taunton, Taunton Deane
  • Venue St. Margaret's Taunton Hospice Heron Drive, B Bishops Hull , Taunton, TA1 5HA.
  • Start Date • For dates, booking and for more information please contact: Call: 0845 070 8910 (Option 2)
  • Telephone 0845 070 8910 (Option 2)
  • Email CentralReferral.Centre@st-margarets-hospice.org.uk

Talking Cafe – Bridgwater

  • Location Bridgwater, Sedgemoor
  • Venue Bridgwater Arts Centre 11-13 Castle St, Bridgwater TA6 3DD
  • Start Date Every Thursday
  • End Date 10 am - 1 pm
  • Telephone 01823 331222
  • Email info@somersetrcc.org.uk

Talking Cafe – Burnham-on-Sea

  • Location Burnham-on-Sea, Sedgemoor
  • Venue Methodist Church College Street Burnham-on-Sea Somerset TA8 1AS
  • Start Date Every Tuesday 9.30 am - 12.30 pm
  • Telephone 01823 331 222
  • Email info@somersetrcc.org.uk

Talking Cafe – Chard

  • Location S O M E R S E T , Sedgemoor
  • Venue Baptist church 9 Holyrood street chard Somerset TA20 2AH
  • Start Date Every Monday - (Except B.H's) 10.30am - 1 pm
  • Telephone 01823 331 222

Talking Cafe – Cheddar

  • Location Cheddar, Mendip
  • Venue Baptist Church Lower North Street Cheddar BS27 3HA
  • Start Date Every Monday (except B.H's) - 9.30 am - 12.30pm.
  • Telephone 01823 331 222
  • Email info@somersetrcc.org.uk

Talking Cafe – Dulverton

  • Location Dulverton, West Somerset, West Somerset
  • Venue Dulverton Library 7 - 9 Fore Street Dulverton TA22 9EX
  • Start Date Every Friday -
  • End Date 1030 - 12.30
  • Telephone 01823 331222
  • Email info@somersetrcc.org.uk

Talking Cafe – Langport

  • Location Langport, South Somerset
  • Venue The Angel Bow Street Langport Somerset TA10 9PR
  • Start Date Every Monday - 10am - 1 pm
  • Telephone 01823 331 222
  • Email info@somersetrcc.org.uk

Talking Cafe – Minehead

  • Location Minehead, West Somerset
  • Venue Beach Hotel The Avenue, Minehead TA24 5AP
  • Start Date Every Monday - 10 am - 1 pm ( Except B.H's)
  • Telephone 01823 331222
  • Email info@somersetrcc.org.uk

Talking Cafe – Porlock

  • Location Porlock, West Somerset
  • Venue Porlock Library The Old School Centre, High St, Porlock, Minehead TA24 8NP
  • Start Date 1st Tuesday of the month 10am - 12 pm
  • Telephone 01823 331222
  • Email info@somersetrcc.org.uk

Talking Cafe – Taunton

  • Location Taunton, Taunton Deane
  • Venue St Mary Magdelene Church Church Square, Taunton TA1 1SA
  • Start Date Every Monday 10 am - 1 pm - (except B.H's)
  • Telephone 01823 331222
  • Email info@somersetrcc.org.uk

Talking Cafe – Williton

  • Location Williton, West Somerset
  • Venue Williton Library Killick Way, Williton, Taunton TA4 4QA
  • Start Date Monthly on Wednesdays - Next dates: - September 12th , October 10th & November 14th. - 10.30 am - 12.30 pm
  • Telephone 01823 331222
  • Email info@somersetrcc.org.uk

Talking Cafe – Wiveliscombe

  • Location Wiveliscombe, Taunton Deane
  • Venue Silver Street Centre Silver Street Wiveliscombe Somerset TA4 2PA
  • Start Date Every Wednesday - 10.30 am - 12 pm
  • Telephone 01823 331222
  • Email info@somersetrcc.org.uk

Taunton and South Somerset Carers UK Carer Support Group

  • Location Taunton Deane
  • Venue Staplegrove Village Hall, 214 Staplegrove Road, Staplegrove, Taunton, TA2 6AL
  • Start Date Third Friday of each month, 1.30pm to 4pm
  • Telephone Contact Liz Pooley 07950 980535 or Ann Hillman on 07737 432153.

Taunton Autism Support Group

  • Location Taunton, Taunton Deane
  • Venue The Cosy Club, Taunton or the Learning Support Centre at Selworthy School - term time only
  • Start Date Meets on the last Friday of every month, 10am to 12noon
  • Telephone 01823 274 344

Taunton Macular Support Group

  • Location Taunton, Taunton Deane
  • Venue Friends Meeting House, Bath Place, Taunton
  • Info/Website Click to open
  • Start Date First Monday of each month (except January & August), 11am - 1pm
  • Telephone 07828 193 668
  • Email Lesley294@aol.com

The Carers Gathering 2018 – Wednesday 26th September

  • Location Taunton, Taunton Deane
  • Venue Cheddon Fitzpaine Memorial Hall Rowford Cheddon Fitzpaine Taunton Somerset TA2 8JY
  • Start Date Wednesday 26th September 10.00 am - 3.00 pm
  • Telephone 07866 785438
  • Email dpenny@somerset.gov.uk

The Old Barn Club Support Group

  • Location Yeovil, South Somerset
  • Venue The Old Barn Club Old Barn Way, Yeovil, Somerset BA20 2NX
  • Start Date 10.00 am - 12.00 - 3rd Monday of the month
  • Telephone Contact: Malcolm Campbell (Chair) on 01935 478032 or David Challands (secretary) on 01935 478685

Time & Space for Carers

  • Location Taunton, Taunton Deane
  • Venue St. Margaret's Taunton Hospice Heron Drive Bishops Hull Taunton TA1 5HA.
  • Start Date • For dates, booking and for more information please contact: Call: 0845 070 8910 (Option 2)
  • Telephone 0845 070 8910 (Option 2)
  • Email CentralReferral.Centre@st-margarets-hospice.org.uk

Ups and Downs Littlies – Westonzoyland

  • Location Westonzoyland, Sedgemoor
  • Venue The Old School, Westonzoyland, TA7 0LN.
  • Telephone 01278 691100

Ups and Downs Littlies – Yeovil

  • Location Yeovil, South Somerset
  • Venue Birchfield Children's Centre, Yeovil, BA21 5RL
  • Telephone 01278 691100

Wellington Carer’s Network

  • Location Wellington, Taunton Deane
  • Venue Statford Day Centre Wellington Hospital Wellington
  • Start Date Meets the last Friday of the month - 12.00 - 2.00 pm
  • Telephone 07738 187822 - Samantha Pike
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