Events For Carers

Tuesday 19 July
12 noon – 2pm
Whittington’s Tea Barge, Hills Meadow

Learning disability carers are invited to step aboard Whittington’s Tea Barge for afternoon tea on Tuesday 19 July.If you do not have any respite for the person you care for, they are very welcome to join us. To book your place/s, please call 0118 966 2518 or email

Thanks to funding from the Midcounties Co-op, this event is free of charge.


Carers Steering Group

Hosted by Reading Borough Council, the Carers Steering Group is made up Carers, representative from Carers’ support groups and staff from health and adult social care.

It is an opportunity for unpaid family carers in the town to learn more about services and initiatives to support carers and to influence the development of services.

Wednesday 7 September – 11am-1pm

Wednesday 7 December – 11am-1pm

Links to join the meetings via TEAMS will be shared nearer the time.