Carers Reference Group First Meeting

Charity News,Events 12 January 2015

Carers Reference Group First Meeting – Thursday 29th January 10.00 – 12.00

(At Wigan & Leigh Carers Centre, Frederick Street, Hindley)


All carers groups and interested parties in Wigan & Leigh  are invited to attend the first Carers Reference Group meeting.

The group is hoping to engage with as many carer organisations as possible from across the borough to enable a positive carers agenda to be taken forward.

At this first Carers Reference Group meeting the plan is to:

  • Appoint a Reference Group chair from attendees.
  • Clarify Purpose of Meeting and structure of Reference Group
  • Agree agenda items for future meetings
  • Decide on frequency & location of future meetings.
  • Agree Terms of Reference
  • Share update on Wigan Council’s ‘The Deal’ for Carers
  • Share update on Wigan Councils ‘Carers Strategy’

For more information and to confirm attendance please contact:

Heather (01942 487955) or Pauline (01942 705959)