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Quarriers Carers Service
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A very warm WELCOME to Quarriers Carer Support Service (Moray).

We are currently updating our website, please bear with us during the changes.

There are over 12,000 unpaid Carers in Moray and 1 in 5 of us will be a Carer at some stage in our lives looking after a friend, neighbour or relative who, without this help, would not manage to live independently.

There is a wide range of reasons why the person being cared for cannot look after themselves. 

  • Perhaps they have a physical or learning disability
  • Misuse alcohol or drugs
  • Are frail or elderly
  • Have mental health problems
  • Or have a long term illness

Every caring situation and every Carer is different with each one susceptable to the various stresses and strains associated with most caring roles.  Looking after someone can be an isolating and debilitating exeprience and that is why we are here to help you access the advice, information and support which best meets your needs to cope with your caring responsibilites whether you are young or old.  

We WILL take the time to listen and help you prioritise YOUR needs as a Carer.

This website is full of information about how we can help.

Have a look and then get in touch - we're looking forward to meeting you. 

Please see below for current and upcoming events.

Stay and Play Fun Day

Wild things

Fun day out including building dens, cooking over campfires and outdoor activities.

Appropriate clothing and a packed lunch are required.

Tuesday 21st October 2014 11am - 3pm

Meet at Brumley Brae car park at Quarrelwood. 



Natter and Knit (Planning Session)

Carers have expressed an interest in attending a Natter and Knit group.

The group will be a fun, informal way for carers to get togther.

Why not come along and help us delevlop the idea.

Wednesday 22nd October 2014 2-4pm at Quarriers, Elgin.


Halloween Party

Haloween

Friday the 24th October at Youth Café 1pm – 3pm
All Young carers invited
Fancy Dress Competition – Dunking for Apples

Games – cakes - disco


Do you support someone who has mental health issues?

Join us at our monthly support meetings.

Next session: Monday 24th November 12.15-2pm

Quarriers Office, 44 High Street, Elgin IV30 1BU Tel: 01343 556031