Carers UK provides a range of information and support
for unpaid carers including
● A Helpline and expert support service
● Advice on financial and practical matters related to caring
● A website with a varied range of information about specific aspects of caring
● Up to date COVID-19 guidance for carers
● Online meetup sessions with fellow carers
You can contact their helpline 0808 808 7777 Monday to Friday, 9am – 6pm
or contact Carers UK by email firstname.lastname@example.org at any time Alternatively you can also find guidance on their website www.carersuk.org/help-and-advice
If you are an unpaid carer or know someone who is
please sign up or encourage the person you know to sign up to be a Carers UK member here: www.carersuk.org/how-you-canhelp/join-us
Membership is free and it will provide a range of
services, including access to the Carers UK Forum, where carers
can ask questions and share their experience with fellow carers.
When signing up, please tick the “Other” box on the
application in response to “Where did you hear about joining
Carers UK?” and enter “Rotary” in the box below it. You will
then receive your membership details which will allow you to log
into the Carers UK Forum.
If you know of local organisations that might help unpaid carers, please email their details to email@example.com
Rotary District 1120 Lead
17th December 2020
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As well as the many deaths and much suffering, Covid has raised many societal issues which have demanded a response.
The Freda Carr Hospital in Ngora Uganda A hospital restored
The club sponsors concerts at the Pavilion in Broadstairs for residents of local care homes and in support of other community groups.
The Rotary Club of Thanet were at Pierremont Hall Broadsrairs on 27 November collecting for ShelterBox
Eye treatments delivered by boat along the Mekon river in Cambodia in collaboration with Rotary Clubs in Phnom Penh, France and Belgium. And now Rotary club of Thanet
Bowling, social walking, trips to the theatre, crazy golf and much more. Usually followed by a meal and involving wives and partners.
Over the last three years our club has organised a sponsored walk along the Thanet coast to raise charitable funds.
Rotary Club of Thanet along with Broadstairs Town Team Garden Group plant purple crocus bulbs in support of World Polio Day
We were pleased to support Broadstairs Town Team's beach clean in Viking and Stone Bays. And we were at it again, this time helping with the repainting of the jetty in May 2021.
Rotary Club of Thanet, in partnership with Ramsgate Boxing Club, organised hugely successful boxing nights raising almost £450,000. A substantial sum which was deployed to good effect.
The Rotary Club of Thanet has raised £636.50 through Graham Channon who was last year’s Master at Arms. At Grahams discretion this amount was donated to The MS Society, a charity close to his and our members hearts.
We play our part
For many years our club has treated children and their families to a night out at the Pantomime