Support for carers at Guideposts




Support for carers at Guideposts

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Guideposts run a number of services which provide support and social opportunity to people with caring responsibilities:

Team at Henry Wood House

Community Mental Health Services: Henry Smith House and South-West Hertfordshire

Groups for carers of people with mental health issues, supporting each other through sharing their experiences and gaining tips from others in the group.


A friendly service for anyone looking for regular companionship, conversation and laughs, hobbies/activities, respite breaks, a listening ear or practical support with day to day living.
Emotional Wellbeing Coaching

Emotional Wellbeing Coaching

The Emotional Wellbeing Coaching service can help you if you are struggling with difficult life circumstances such as a bereavement, a significant life transformation or caring responsibilities.
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Emotional Wellbeing Pathway

Guideposts Emotional Wellbeing Pathway offers structured coaching to help you come to terms with changes in your life, identify what’s not working, or things you want to achieve.
Guideposts Carers Groups

Guideposts Carers Groups

We hold groups in south-west Hertfordshire for people who are carers of family members or friends with mental health conditions and autism, meeting monthly to listen and support each other.
Guideposts CONNECT Social Groups

Guideposts CONNECT Social Groups

Guideposts CONNECT social groups are dementia-friendly friendship and support groups in Gloucestershire and Oxfordshire for people living with long term health conditions, people caring for a relative or friend, and those looking to make new local friendships.

Online Zoom Groups

Caring for Carers meets online weekly to catch up and share mutual support with other carers in this challenging time. Our friendly group welcomes unpaid carers of people with all sorts of conditions including mental ill health (eg bipolar or schizophrenia), autism, and dementia.
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