Carers' Noticeboard

Latest news, events and information for carers in the Vale of Glamorgan 

A life alongside caring: Survey for carers aged 16 and over

It is important that carers have the breaks and support they need to remain fit and well and to be able to do more of the things that matter to them. 

Welsh Government has asked Carers Trust Wales to find out from carers what types of short breaks, respite or replacement care make the most difference.


Our survey, which is for carers aged 16 or over, can be accessed at:


Closing date: Friday 3 August 2018

Cardiff and Vale DIAL Project

DIAL supports people with dementia, particularly those with early-onset dementia. They deliver a range of activities including cookery, sports and therapy to support people living with dementia and their carers in coping with the condition. There is no charge to access this service. 


Free Support and Information for Carers of Children/Young People and Young Carers 

Drop In Session at Palmerston Adult Learning Centre 17/7/18  10am - 11:30am

Crossroads Care in the Vale (EMI) Carer Support Groups

Crossroads organises regular meetings for carers and former carers of people with dementia.  If you are interested in attending any of the above groups, please call Jayne Hill, Monday to Wednesday 9am - 4pm on: 

  • 02920 700057 option 3

Hafal Vale Carer Support Groups  

Hafal are Wales’ leading charity for people with serious mental illness and their carers.

Hafal have produced a 10 point plan for mental health carers.


Feel free to join one of our friendly carer support groups and meet other family members and carers who care for loved ones with a mental health condition in a relaxed and supportive environment between 10.00am - 12.00pm on: