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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

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

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

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 Janette Baker

Carer Group – Bishops Lydeard, Taunton

  • Location Taunton, Taunton Deane
  • Venue Quantock Vale Surgery Mount Street Bishops Lydeard Taunton Somerset TA4 3LH
  • Start Date 2.30 pm - 4 pm - Second Tuesday of the month
  • Telephone 0800 31 68 600
  • 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 12.00 pm
  • Telephone 01460 271776

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 – Margaret Egbo

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 - 1st Friday 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 - First Friday 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 – 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

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 – Dulverton

  • Location Dulverton, West Somerset
  • Venue Exmoor Medical Centre Oldberry House Fishers Mead Dulverton TA22 9EN
  • Start Date First Tuesday of the month - 2pm - 3.30 pm
  • Telephone 07494 883 134
  • Email janel@somersetrcc.org

Carers Group – Dunster

  • Location Dunster, West Somerset
  • Venue Dunster Surgery West Street Dunster Somerset TA24 6SR
  • Start Date 10.30 am - 12. 00 pm - Second Wednesday of the month
  • Telephone 07494 883 134
  • Email elaine-carers@somersetrcc.org

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 – On Hold

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

Carers’ Voice Somerset Partnership Board

  • Location Various in Somerset, South Somerset
  • Venue Various - Somerset
  • Telephone 07866 785438
  • 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

Chatterbox Cafe – Somerton

  • Location somerset, South Somerset
  • Venue The Buttercross Tearooms Market Place Somerton Somerset
  • Start Date First Wednesday of the month - 3 - 4 pm
  • Telephone 01458 273168

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 Janette Baker

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)
  • Telephone 0845 070 8910 press option 2 - Barbara Ruff
  • Email CentralReferral.Centre@st-margarets-hospice.org.uk

Dementia Action Alliance – Minehead

Drop in with CAMHS – Starting Tuesday 24th September 2019

  • Location Minehead, West Somerset
  • Venue Foxes Hotel The Esplanade Minehead TA24 5QP
  • Start Date Last Tuesday of each month - starting Tuesday 24th September 2019 - 11am - 1pm
  • Telephone 0777180499
  • Email jhumphries@educ.somerset.gov.uk

DWP Carers Group – Taunton

  • Location Taunton, Taunton Deane
  • Venue DWP Brendon House Wellbeing Room on the 1st Floor Taunton
  • Start Date Thursday 13th June 2019 - then every 8 weeks - at 10.30 am
  • Telephone 0800 31 68 600
  • Email carers@somersetrcc.org.uk

Eating Disorders Carers Group Yeovil

  • Location Yeovil, South Somerset
  • Venue Holly Court, Summerlands Hospital Site, Preston Rd, Yeovil, Somerset, BA20 2BX
  • Start Date First Monday of the month: 7pm - 9pm
  • Telephone 07738 898775
  • Email margaret.egbo@sompar.nhs.uk

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

Flexercise – Somerton

  • Location Somerton, South Somerset
  • Venue Buttercross Health Centre Behind Berry Somerton TA11 7PB
  • Start Date 2nd Wednesday of every month 3 - 4 pm
  • Telephone 01458 272473

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

Get Out & Get Together – Curry Rivel

  • Location Curry Rivel , South Somerset
  • Venue Curry Rivel Village Hall, Church Street, Curry Rivel, TA10 0HE
  • Start Date Every Friday 9:30 — 1:30pm
  • Telephone Cathy Walker - 07881725077 or 01278 256967 - for further details and to arrange a visit.

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

Hearing Voices Group – Taunton

  • Location Taunton, Taunton Deane
  • Venue The Dora Cox Room Taunton United Reformed Church 18 Paul Street Taunton Somerset TA1 3PF
  • Start Date Every Tuesday - 2.30pm - 4.30 pm
  • Telephone Marc 01823 334906
  • Email MarcLewis@MindTWS.org.uk

Lawrence Centre, Wells

  • Location Wells, Mendip
  • Venue The Lawrence Centre, St Lawrence Lodge, 37 Chamberlain Street, Wells, Somerset, BA5 2PQ
  • Info/Website Click to open
  • Start Date 10am - 2.30pm - Monday to Friday
  • End Date £15 per day
  • Telephone 01749 676839 / 07825 685 245
  • 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

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 – Wells

  • Location Wells, Mendip
  • Venue Wells Methodist Church, Southover, Wells, Somerset, BA5 1UG
  • Start Date Every 3rd Wednesday of the month
  • End Date 2 pm - 4 pm
  • Telephone 01749 676248
  • Email clairechettoe@gmail.com

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

Mendip Young Persons CAMHS EAST Carers Group

  • Location Glastonbury, Mendip
  • Venue The Red Brick Buildings Glastonbury
  • Start Date Second Monday in the month 10 - 12pm
  • 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

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 The Barn Court House Court Lane Stoford Yeovil BA20 9YA
  • Start Date Meets last Thursday of every month 1pm - 3pm
  • Telephone 01935 428420 / 07738 898775 – Margaret Egbo

Minds Alive

  • Location Taunton, Taunton Deane
  • Venue Museum of Somerset (in the 12th century great hall of Taunton Castle) Castle Lodge, Castle Green, Taunton TA1 4AA
  • Start Date 10.30 - 12.00 - 13th Sept, 11th Oct & 8th Nov 2019
  • Telephone 01823 357451
  • Email learning@swheritage.org.uk

Minds Alive!

  • Location Glastonbury, Mendip
  • Venue Somerset Rural Life Museum Abbey Farm, Chilkwell St, Glastonbury Somerset BA6 8DB
  • Start Date 1400 - 1530 - 20th Sept, 18th Oct and 15th Nov 2019
  • Telephone 01823 357451
  • Email learning@swheritage.org.uk

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

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

Our Voice Somerset – Bridgwater

  • Location Bridgwater, Sedgemoor
  • Venue Victoria Park Community Centre Victoria Park Drive Bridgwater Somerset
  • Start Date Wednesday 17th October & Wednesday 21st November
  • End Date 6.00 pm - 7.15 pm
  • Telephone Debbie or Tom 01278 734514

Our Voice Somerset – Frome

  • Location Frome, Mendip
  • Venue The HUBnub Centre Frome Somerset
  • Start Date Wednesday 17th October & Wednesday 14th November
  • End Date 4.30 pm - 6.00 pm
  • Telephone 01373 454 099

Our Voice Somerset – Taunton Library –

  • Location Taunton, Taunton Deane
  • Venue Taunton Library Paul Street Taunton TA1 3XZ
  • Start Date 13th September, 18th October & 15th November 2019 - 11am - 12.30pm
  • Telephone 01305 257 600
  • Email office@peoplefirstdorset.org.uk

Our Voice Somerset – Yeovil Library – Sept – Nov 2019

  • Location Yeovil, South Somerset
  • Venue Yeovil Library King George Street Yeovil BA20 1PY
  • Start Date 12th September, 10th October & 14th November 2pm - 3.30pm
  • Telephone 01305 257600
  • Email office@peoplefirstdorset.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

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 – Taunton

  • Location Taunton, Taunton Deane
  • Venue Chamberlains Cafe Behind North Street Church North Street Taunton
  • Start Date Every Friday 2pm - 4pm
  • Telephone 01823 334906
  • Email Mail@MindTWS.org.uk

Peer Support Service – Taunton

  • Location Taunton, Taunton Deane
  • Venue Chamberlains Cafe Behind North Street Church Taunton Somerset
  • Start Date Monday 10.00am and 12.00pm
  • Telephone 01823 334906

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 TA21 0AW
  • Start Date Tuesday 10th April 2018 at 1.30 pm - 4.30 pm
  • Telephone 01823 668676

Respite Activity Sessions

  • Location Wellington, Taunton Deane
  • Venue Reminiscence Learning The Counting House Tonedale Mill Wellington Somerset TA21 0AW
  • Start Date Mondays and Fridays - 10am to 4 pm
  • Telephone 01823 668676
  • Email office@reminiscencelearning.co.uk

RETHINK – Ilminster/Chard

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

Rusty Road 2 Recovery

  • Location Bridgwater, Sedgemoor
  • Venue Unit 23f Axe Road Colley Lane Ind Estate Bridgwater Somerset TA6 5LN
  • Start Date Mon - Fri 10am - 4pm Sat/Sun - Closed
  • Telephone 07376014007
  • Email info@rustyroad2recovey.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 and Peer Support Training – July & Sept 2019 – Crewkerne

  • Location Crewkerne, South Somerset
  • Venue Henhayes Centre South Street Car Park Crewkerne TA18 8DA
  • Start Date Monday 15th, 22nd, 29th July &5th August, then 2nd, 9th, (not 16th) 23rd and 30th September 2019. 1.00 to 3.00 pm
  • Telephone 01823 255917
  • Email info@smws.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

Suicide Bereavement Outreach Surgery – Bridgwater

  • Location Bridgwater, Sedgemoor
  • Venue St Mary’s Church St Mary Street Bridgwater TA6 3EQ
  • Info/Website Click to open
  • Start Date Wednesday 10th July 2019 - 1100 - 1400
  • Telephone 0300 330 5463
  • Email bereaved@mindinsomerset.org.uk

Suicide Bereavement Peer Support Group

  • Location Bridgwater, Sedgemoor
  • Venue The Snug (double fronted shop on the corner) 7 East Quay Bridgwater Somerset TA6 5AZ The best free car park is a 2 minute walk away and it's free after 6, it's by the job centre at TA6 3HG. The shop still has part of old sign on it saying 'We buy We sell We trade' , easy to see from miles away! Also it's right on the corner by Asda. You can park in Asda but only for 2 hours
  • Start Date First Thursday of every month 7.30 - 9.30 pm
  • Telephone 01823 334906

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 – Minehead

  • Location Minehead, West Somerset
  • Venue The Quaker Room 9 Bancks Street Minehead Somerset TA24 5DJ
  • Start Date Every Thursday - 1100am - 1300
  • Telephone 01823 255917
  • Email hazelbarron@mindtws.org.uk

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

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
  • Info/Website Click to open
  • 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
  • Info/Website Click to open
  • Start Date Every Tuesday 11am - 2.30pm
  • Telephone 01823 331 222
  • Email info@somersetrcc.org.uk

Talking Cafe – Chard

  • Location South Somerset
  • Venue Chard Library Holyrood Lace Mill Holyrood Street Chard Somerset TA20 2AH
  • Info/Website Click to open
  • Start Date Every Monday - (Except B.H's) 2pm - 4pm
  • Telephone 01823 331 222

Talking Cafe – Cheddar

  • Location Cheddar, Sedgemoor
  • Venue Baptist Church Lower North Street Cheddar BS27 3HA
  • Info/Website Click to open
  • Start Date Every Monday (except B.H's) - 9.30am - 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
  • Info/Website Click to open
  • Start Date Every Friday
  • End Date 10.30am - 12.30pm
  • Telephone 01823 331222
  • Email info@somersetrcc.org.uk

Talking Cafe – Langport

  • Location Langport, South Somerset
  • Venue All Saints Hall (Next to Langport Surgery) North Street Langport Somerset TA10 9RQ From 5th July - August 8th Normally Held: - The Angel Bow Street Langport Somerset TA10 9PR
  • Info/Website Click to open
  • Start Date Every Monday (except B.H's) 10am - 1pm
  • Telephone 01823 331 222
  • Email info@somersetrcc.org.uk

Talking Cafe – Minehead

  • Location Minehead, West Somerset
  • Venue Beach Hotel The Avenue, Minehead TA24 5AP
  • Info/Website Click to open
  • Start Date Every Monday - 10 am - 1pm ( 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
  • Info/Website Click to open
  • Start Date 1st Tuesday of the month 10am - 12pm
  • Telephone 01823 331222
  • Email info@somersetrcc.org.uk

Talking Cafe – Street

  • Location Street, Mendip
  • Venue Fondo Lounge 107 High Street Street BA16 0EY
  • Info/Website Click to open
  • Start Date 10am - 11.30am
  • End Date Every Wednesday
  • Telephone 01823 331222
  • Email info@somersetrcc.org.uk

Talking Cafe – Taunton

  • Location Taunton, Taunton Deane
  • Venue Great Western Hotel Station Approach Taunton TA1 1QW
  • Info/Website Click to open
  • Start Date Every Monday 10 am - 1pm - (except B.H's)
  • Telephone 01823 331222
  • Email info@somersetrcc.org.uk

Talking Cafe – Williton

  • Location Williton, West Somerset
  • Venue Williton Pavilion Killick Way, Williton, Taunton TA4 4QA
  • Info/Website Click to open
  • Start Date 10am - 12pm - Every Tuesday
  • 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
  • Info/Website Click to open
  • Start Date Every Wednesday - 10.30am - 12pm
  • Telephone 01823 331222
  • Email info@somersetrcc.org.uk

Talking Cafe – Yeovil

  • Location Yeovil, South Somerset
  • Venue Yeovil Hospital In the Canteen
  • Info/Website Click to open
  • Start Date Every Wednesday - 2pm - 4pm
  • 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 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

The Wobbly Bus Stop

  • Location Taunton, Taunton Deane
  • Venue Taunton Museum Castle Lodge Castle Green Taunton Somerset TA1 4AA
  • Start Date Every Wednesday 10am - Midday
  • Telephone 01823 334906
  • Email SaraWarren@MindTWS.org.uk

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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