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 recently Carer Support Groups updated Aug 2019


Gleadless Valley Carers Group
Contact Pam and Joy on 0114 237 8724
3rd Thursday monthly, 10.30-12.30pm.
Newfield Green Library, 577 Gleadless Rd. Contact Sadia on 0114 239 8946


Lowedges Carers Group
2nd Tuesday monthly 10.30-12pm
Terminus Café, Lowedges Rd
Contact Pam and Joy on 0114 237 8724


Darnall Carers Group
4th Tuesday monthly 10.30-12pm
Church of Christ, Station Rd, Darnall
Contact Jan on 0114 272 8362


Jordanthorpe Carers Group *NEW*                                                                                                                          
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 Jenny on 0114 270 2040


Handsworth Parent Carer Group
Daytime 10-11.30am: Weds 22 May, 26 June, 24 July, 21 Aug, 25 Sep, 23 Oct.
Evening 7.30-9pm: 28 Mar, 25 Apr, 9 May, 6 June, 11 Jul, 15 Aug, 12 Sep, 10 Oct.
Handsworth Old Rectory Community Centre, S13 9BZ.                                                                                          Contact Sarah Walker 0114 269 2537 or community@orth.org.uk


Autism Hope North
1st Tuesday monthly 9.30-11 St Johns Parish Centre, 21 Housley Park Chapeltown
Contact Carlie on 07968 984179


Young Onset Dementia Carers group
Last Monday monthly 1-3 Antiques Quarter, Rileys & Co, Farrar Rd
Contact youngonsetfriends@gmail.com


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
Monthly Wednesdays, 10.30 – 12noon.
Sheffield Carers Centre. 10 October, 13 November (not on in December).


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 Rd
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 Rd
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
Third Wednesday, 12.30-2.30, Sheffield Carers Centre, 5 Young St.
For more information call 07923 473240 and leave a message.


Sheffield Mencap Learning Disability Carers Groups
First Thursday, 12.30-2, Norfolk Lodge, Park Grange Rd.
Third Tuesday, 12-2, Acorn Inn, Chapeltown group, 516 Burncross Rd.                                                                               ‘Butty’ group: Fourth Tuesday, 12-2, Sheffield Carers Centre, 5 Young St.                                                                       Contact Chris Sterry ldcarersbuttygroup@gmail.com                                                                                                          Last Thursday, 12-2, 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, 5 Young Street.