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Join us in spreading cheer to carers this Christmas

Join us in spreading cheer to carers this Christmas
Date published: 7 December 2021 Author: Izzi Parsonage Categories:

We’re launching our Christmas Appeal: Cards for Carers to spread cheer to carers this Festive Season!

We’ve teamed up with The Care Workers’ Charity (CWC) to encourage communities around the UK to share messages of thanks and support for carers in the run up to Christmas with cards for carers. Our Caring Trees have been placed in several locations up and down the country. Each of them is decorated with Christmas cards for people to write on them, leaving messages and words of support for care workers.

Considering the incredible dedication care workers have displayed throughout the pandemic, our Christmas appeal is a way to show carers how appreciated and valued they are by the British public and those who draw on their support.

We will be raising much-needed funds for The Care Workers’ Charity over the course of the campaign. After a tough year of lockdown restrictions, charities have faced significant reductions in income at a time when their services have never been needed more. All the money raised will go towards supporting the millions of care workers across the UK, many of whom spend the holidays looking after our loved ones.


There are lots of ways to get involved and support our campaign this year! You can make a donation to The Care Workers’ Charity using the link at the bottom of this page or visit one of our Caring Tree areas in-person. Our North Yorkshire office and regional partner, Gary Derbyshire, is running a joint initiative with Dementia Forward and local groups in his region. Please visit the to see how you can get involved in the North Yorkshire area.


How you can get involved 

We currently have Christmas trees available with tags throughout the UK, all you need to do is:

❄️Select a tag from the tree from one of the locations listed below
❄️Write your message of thanks or support for a carer

❄️Place the tag back on the tree

❄️If you wish, make a donation to the Care Workers’ Charity using the link at the bottom of this page, or with one of our Christmas helpers


Our Caring Trees are currently located in the following places:

? Watkins Wright, 9 Market Place, Thirsk, YO7 1HQ

? Watkins Wright, 38 High St, Knaresborough, HG5 0EQ

? Watkins Wright, 12 Fishergate, Boroughbridge, YO51 9AL

? Watkins Wright, 103 High St, Great Ayton, TS9 6NB

? Watkins Wright, 2 Crown Sq, Kirbymoorside, YO62 6AY

? Dementia Forward, George Armitage House, Church Lane, Burton Leonard, Ripon, North Yorkshire, HG3 3SD

? Dementia Forward, Garget Walker House, 25A Olav Road, Richmond, North Yorkshire

? Dementia Forward, York Eco Business Centre, Amy Johnson Way, York, YO30 4AG


We will be sharing the messages in the run up to Christmas.

If you can’t reach a tree, you can share a message of thanks or support for a carer on social media using #CardsforCarers. 

More businesses and organisations are joining the campaign so please follow us on social media or revisit this page for updates!

We want to express our gratitude to all the businesses and groups supporting our #CardsForCarers campaign this year. It is with your support that we can Spread Cheer to Carers who’re working throughout the holidays to support our loved ones all across the UK.


You can find all of the information to donate to The Care Workers’ Charity here.


If you would like to find out more or access our services, please visit promedica24.co.uk to use our online chat service. You can also get in touch with our team on 0800 086 8686 or by sending an email to care@promedica24.co.uk. If you’d like to assess your care and support needs rapidly online, we have a tool available for you to do this.

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