Local groups around the city are run to support carers. They are not run by the Carers Centre, but by a range of other organisations, and by carers themselves. Please use the contact details given to get in touch if you would like more information about a particular group. You can download the most recent listing of Carer Support Groups (updated January 2020)
Gleadless Valley Carers Group
3rd Thursday monthly, 10.30-12.30pm.
Newfield Green Library, 577 Gleadless Road. Contact Sadia on 0114 239 8946
Lowedges Carers Group
2nd Tuesday monthly 10.30-12pm
Terminus Café, Lowedges Road
Contact Pam and Joy on 0114 237 8724
Dore and Totley Carers Cafe *new*
1st Wednesday monthly, 10-12pm, Totley United Reformed Church, Totley Brook Road. Contact Jan on 0114 278 8942.
Darnall Carers Group
4th Tuesday monthly 10.30-12pm
Church of Christ, Station Road, Darnall
Contact Jan on 0114 272 8362
Jordanthorpe Carers Group
4th Tuesday monthly 1-2.30pm. Unit 2, Jordanthorpe shops (behind Heron Food)
Contact Pam and Joy on 0114 237 8724
Zest Carers Group
Alternate Thursdays 1.30-3pm
Zest Centre, Upperthorpe
Contact Jane on 0114 270 2040
Handsworth Parent Carer Group
Daytime 10-11.30am, one Wednesday most months
Evening 7.30-9pm, one Thursday most months.
Handsworth Old Rectory Community Centre, S13 9BZ. Contact Sarah Walker 0114 269 2537 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Autism Hope North
Parson Cross group: 2nd Tuesday monthly, 10-11.30 Creswick Greave Methodist Church, Yew Lane S5 9AZ. Contact Carlie on 07968 984 179
Young Onset Dementia Carers group
Last Monday monthly 1-3 Antiques Quarter, Rileys & Co, Farrar Road.
SACMHA Carers Group 1st Wednesday of the month 11am-12pm. Informal, often with a health and well-being focus. Sometimes involves trips out or going out for lunch. Reduced cost Carribean lunch is available to carers on Wednesdays. SACMHA 84 Andover Street S3 9EH
Stroke Support Group
2nd Wednesday monthly, 10.30 – 12noon.
Sheffield Carers Centre, Concept House, 5 Young Street. Contact Sue Ball on 0114 271 3789 or email@example.com
SMART Family & Friends Group (those affected by other’s alcohol use) Every Wednesday 5.30 – 7pm
SASS, 646 Abbeydale Road, Sheffield, S7 2BB
For more information: 0800 032 3723
Woodhouse Carers Group
2nd Wednesday monthly 10.30-12
Woodhouse Salvation Army Hall, Tannery Street.
Contact Mick on 0114 248 1004
Shipshape Carers Group
3rd Tuesday monthly 10-12 The Stables, Sharrow Lane
Contact Nur on 0114 250 0222
Hillsborough (S6) Carers Group
Last Thursday of the month 10.30-12.30
Rawson Springs (Wetherspoons), Langsett Road
Contact Vicky on 07764 964531
Frontotemporal Dementia Carers Group
2nd Tuesday monthly 6.30-8.30
Community Room, Heeley City Farm.
Contact Lee or Andrew Pearce on 0114 258 0482
Mental Health Carers Group
1st Wednesday monthly 2-4pm
Chapel in Michael Carlisle Centre, Osborne Road.
Contact the chaplain on 0114 271 8022
Substance Misuse Carer/relative/friend group
Alternate Wednesdays 6-7.30pm, 44 Sidney Street.
Contact Jo Radford 0114 272 1481 or 07815 538 245 for details.
Sheffield Autistic Society support groups
3rd Wednesday monthly 12.30-2.30pm, Sheffield Carers Centre, Concept House, 5 Young Street.
For more information call 07923 473240 and leave a message.
Sheffield Mencap Learning Disability Carers Groups
1st Thursday monthly, 12.30-2pm, Norfolk Lodge, Park Grange Road.
3rd Tuesday monthly, 12-2pm, Acorn Inn, Chapeltown group, 516 Burncross Rd. ‘Butty’ group: 4th Tuesday monthly, 12-2pm, Sheffield Carers Centre, Concept House, 5 Young Street. Contact Chris Sterry firstname.lastname@example.org Last Thursday, 12-2pm, The Sherwood, Frecheville (peer-led group). Contact Cathy or Kirsty for SM&G groups on 0114 2758879
Mental Health Hub: group for carers of people with mental health issues
Third Thursday 10.30 – 12, Sheffield Carers Centre, Concept House, 5 Young Street.