Hello :slight_smile: my name is Alison and I’M new here.
I live in south rainy,wales :slight_smile: I love chatting,learning new things,reading books,loving rabbit’s, riding my bike, and when I can, I love coffee shops with delicious cakes.
I look forward to meeting you all :slight_smile:

Hi Alison, I’m in the New Forest, love dressmaking for holidays in Crete, and Crete. Didn’t go last year and not going this year. Ugh. I have a 42 year old son with severe learning difficulties.

Hi Alison, welcome to the Forum!

As well as this forum, Carers UK are running online weekly meet ups which is a great way to meet other carers! You can find information on how to register here: Online meetups | Carers UK.

There is also another weekly online meet up called Share and Learn which are fun online sessions where you can learn new hobbies and skills: Share and Learn | Carers UK

If you need any support regarding your circumstances as a carer you can contact the Carers UK Helpline on on 0808 808 7777 (Mon & Tues 10am-4pm) or

I hope the forum is helpful to you :slight_smile:

Best wishes,