Enriching

Carers Week

Carers Week 8th -14th June
Making Caring Visible

Pre-launch Event Carers Film Group. Saturday 6th June
Showing I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings an adaption of Maya Angelou’s award winning novel.
Film show starts at midday until 2.00pm followed by a Zoom catch up and discussion between 2.00-3.00.
For details call the office.

Throughout the week we will be promoting our single Unstoppable An Anthem for Carers. This is as a tribute to carers who are unfailing in their devotion, dedication and support of their loved ones. Carers who always go that extra mile. This has been written with Carers by a Carer and features local carers and their loved ones.
For every £2.50 raised we will be able to provide an additional carer with emotional support over the phone. Please give generously.

Wednesday 10th June
Carers Film Group
Online viewing of ‘Citizen Kane’
Midday -2.00pm followed by a Zoom catch up and discussion between 2.00-3.00.
For details call the office.

Carers Week Raffle
In anticipation of a return to social outings we have the following prizes:

£300 Theatre Tokens
£200 Theatre Tokens
£100  Theatre Tokens

To enter please send your name, address, telephone number and email to competitions@southwarkcarers.org.uk by 14th June
The draw will take place on Monday 15th June

Carers Week Competition
Carers Stories from Lockdown
Deadline for submission of all entries is 14th June
Prizes have your entry on our website and win £100 voucher for Amazon for each category.
We would love to hear your stories and experiences from lockdown.
We have a number of categories
Short Story no more than 2,500 words
Poem
Short Video Clip ( No more than 5 minutes in total)

Young Carers 8-12          £30 Amazon Voucher for each category
Short Story
Poetry
Art Work

Young Carers 12-18         £50 Amazon Voucher for each category
Short Story
Poetry
Art Work

Good Luck and we look forward to reading, and seeing your entries.

All entries should be submitted via email to competitions@southwarkcarers.org.uk

Find us

Southwark Carers
3rd Floor, Walworth Methodist Church,
54 Camberwell Road, London, SE5 0EN
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Contact us

020 7708 4497

Find us

Nearest tube – Elephant & Castle underground station (Northern and Bakerloo lines).

Nearest Railway Station – Elephant & Castle

Buses from Elephant and Castle – ask bus driver for Burgess Park. Bus numbers: 12, 171, 148, 176, 68, 484, 42, 40, 45