Unpaid carers leave

From 6 April 2024, employees will be entitled to unpaid leave to give or arrange care for a ‘dependant’ who has a long-term care need. Dependant: a spouse, partner, child, …

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It’s time to have your say on the future of Primary Care in Oxfordshire

Our local Integrated Care Board are developing a strategy for the future of primary care (GPs, pharmacies, opticians, dentists etc.) and would like to invite you to join a focus …

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Embracing stories: celebrating carers’ experiences and shaping support

Last Monday, we came together with NHS England to celebrate Georgie Steele’s powerful storytelling work. The aim of the project was to empower carers in Oxfordshire to share their personal …

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Non-Emergency Patient Transport Services in BOB

Buckinghamshire, Oxfordshire and Berkshire West Integrated Care Board (BOB ICB) is in the process of reviewing its Non-Emergency Patient Transport Service (NEPTS), to improve the experience of people who need …

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New draft health and wellbeing strategy open for comment

As a county, we’re facing challenges with an ageing population, increased demand for services, mental health and wellbeing concerns in young people and significant inequality in our health. A partnership …

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Food Delivery Volunteers

Feet Up Fridays is a meal scheme for unpaid carers in Oxfordshire. The scheme provides four free meals per delivery to support unpaid carers and their households. This gives carers …

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Introducing our new Chief Executive Officer Paul Ringer

Carers Oxfordshire and our sister charity Age UK Oxfordshire are delighted to announce the appointment of Paul Ringer as our new Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Paul Ringer joins us from …

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Eva’s Story

Creative carer Eva shared experiences of engaging in creative activities and the impact this has had on life as an unpaid carer.

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Focus group for unpaid carers of someone with Dementia

31/08/23Oxford University is looking for carers of someone with Dementia to take part in a focus group for a study that explores unpaid carers’ experiences of feeling and staying safe …

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Creative Carer’s Story

Creative carer Anne shared experiences of engaging in creative activities and the impact this has had on life as an unpaid carer.

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