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In line with Government advice, most groups and organisations in the city have had to take the unfortunate decision to suspend face to face and group work activities. Please telephone or email the contacts listed for the group or organisation if you are interested in their work to check what alternative arrangements might be available or to find out about alternative groups or services in your area.


Details
Informal support group for adults carers who enjoy activities. Transport is provided.

Carers Afternoon Together (CATs) is a weekly community support group for Carers. The group is facilitated by the Carers themselves, with NWCC staff available to help with support and the organising of trips.

The CATs is a relaxed and informal group giving the Carers a break from their role, incorporating fun activities and a peer support from each other and Former Carers who attend the group in a voluntary peer supporting role. Some of the activities that the C.A.T’s enjoy are trips to the cinema and museums, meals out, organised slideshows and chosen indoor activies.
Ages
All ages
Days and Times
Monday 1pm - 3pm
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
Venue
Drylaw Neighbourhood Centre
67B Groathill Road North, Drylaw
EDINBURGH
EH4 2SA

Localities
North West 
Contact Details
Contact Person: Marcia McGuiness
Contact Telephone: 0131 315 3130
Contact Email: marcia@nwcarers.org.uk

This record was last modified on: 22 March 2016