Events from Carers in Bedfordshire

Planning a Break

18th June, 10:00 on Zoom

Look at some options for taking a break later in the year with a guest speaker from Care-Free Space, a company that specialises in free holiday accommodation for Carers NHS Grants. Sign up and we will send you the link to join us.

Adapting to New Life Circumstances

23rd June, 10:00 on Zoom

The impact becoming a carer can have on your own wellbeing, sudden change, gradual change, giving up work, physical impact, relationship dynamics. To register, please visit

Meet the MS Specialist Nurse

1st July, 11:00 on Zoom

Come along to a short presentation from Miranda Olding, specialist MS nurse. You will have the opportunity to put questions directly to Miranda and meet other carers too To register, please visit

There are also some outdoor attractions too.

Falconry Experience

  • 15th July
  • 19th August
  • 15th September

Enjoy a Day out With a Difference

Arrive 09:30 for 10:00 start, finishes at 13:30, then enjoy the farm.

£5 per person, family of 4+ £20. To register, please visit

  • Have a go at flying different species of owls, hawks and eagles.
  • Enjoy a guided tour of the centre, meeting some of larger species of eagles.
  • Enjoy a flying display in the main arena.
  • Guests are welcome to stay on at the centre and view the birds and visit the farm.

Carried over from Carers Week in June – Carers Picnics


Bring your own picnic and drinks – we will provide fresh cream scones, jam and strawberries.

To let us know you are coming along, please visit

There will be three locations – weather permitting:

  • Bedford Park – Monday 12th July
  • Houghton Hall Park – Weds 14th July
  • Ampthill Park – Fri 16th July