Carers Week 2017


Lanarkshire Carers Centre will be hosting a number of activities and events to support Carers Week 2017. Find out what's happening in your area below.


Coffee Morning, St Margarets Church Hall, Airdrie

Tuesday 13 June 2017, 10am - 2.30pm

Come along to our Airdrie coffee morning and sample some Homemade cakes and biscuits, access information on Lanarkshire Carers Centre services and take part in our tombola fundraiser.


Centre 1 Tax Office, East Kilbride

Thursday 15 June 2017, 11am - 2.30pm

Staff from Lanarkshire Carers Centre will be available to provide information to tax office staff on the services we offer.


Drop in Cafe, Conerstone Church, Cumbernauld

Thursday 15 June 2017, 11am - 1pm

Staff from Lanarkshire Carers Centre will be available to provide information on the services we offer at the Drop in Café in Cornerstone Church, 1 Esk Walk, Cumbernauld, Glasgow G67 1BZ.


Carers Community Breakfast, Bellshill

Thursday 15 June 2017, 10am - 12pm

Carers from the Bellshill Carer Support Group will be out and about, sharing of information on carer support within the local community.


Polish Carer Support Group Coffee Morning

Friday 16 June 2017, 10:30am - 12:30pm

Our Polish Carer Support Group will be taking part in a coffee morning to celebrate carers week.


A Night with Gillon, St Brides Hall, Motherwell

Friday 16 June 2017, 7:30pm - midnight

Come along to our fundraising night and enjoy live cabaret singing from renowned entertainer Kevin Gillon. The event is open to all carers, their family and friends, with all proceeds going towards supporting Lanarkshire Carers Centre.

Tickets cost £10 per person, which includes a hot buffet. Tickets must be presented to gain entry.

If you are interested in attending, please contact our Hamilton centre on 01698 428090 or Airdrie base on 01236 755550 to book your place.


Photo Shoot

Carers will have the opportunity to book a photo shoot to help raise funds for Lanarkshire Carers Centre. These photo shoots will be available in our Airdrie office on Monday 12th, Tuesday 13th and Wednesday 14th June 2017, and at Summerlee Heritage Centre on Saturday 17th June 2017. Appointments will be between 10am-4pm, apart from Monday where they will be 11am-4pm, and there will be several options for prints at the following prices:

  • 6" x 4" - £5 for 2 or £9 for 4
  • 7" x 5" - £5.50 for 2 or £10 for 4
  • 8" x 6" - £6 for 2 or £11 for 4

Please be aware that due to the alternate venue on Saturday you will only be able to purchase prints at 8" x 6" and a price of £8 for 2 or £15 for 4.

Appointments can be made by contacting our Airdrie office on 01236 755550.