Priory Campus Pontefract Rd, Lundwood, Barnsley S71 5PN, UK

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Help, advice and support for carers in Barnsley. COVID-19 UPDATE

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As a consequence of the Coronavirus, we at Barnsley Carers Service have had to temporarily close our office for the safety of everyone. Our Carer Support Workers will be working from home until further notice and will still be available by phone to offer emotional support and advice.  To ensure we make ourselves available to you during these uncertain times, we have decided to extend our opening hours and can now be contacted from Monday 30th March between these times:

Monday-Friday 09:00-18:00
Saturday-Sunday 10:00-14:00

Please find a list of staff’s individual mobile numbers below. If you are unsure who your support worker is or have not yet been assigned someone, you can still contact us on the office number 01226 288772 or email us  at

Avril Pritchard 07980 706212
Gemma Newstead 07970 184254
Julia Goddard 07980 705502
Julie Clements 07773 222813
Kat Hurst 07843 268111
Adele Lacy (Volunteer Coordinator) 07971 826329
Tara Ramsden (Team Leader) 07980 705498

The Barnsley Carers Service is here to support you in your caring role, help you to stay connected in your community and give you balance in your life.

Barnsley Carers Service is a free to access service, here to support you in your role as an unpaid carer. Our staff are based in community venues right across Barnsley.

We can help with information and advice, one-to-one support, help getting into employment, events and activities, befriending and assistance with accessing grant fund or refer you to our service for further support.

We also have a range of social groups that you may like to take part in, these are listed under Barnsley Carers Service on Live Well.

You can also visit our website, Facebook and Twitter for more information.

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Contact Details

Contact name: Barnsley Carers Service

Email address:

Role: Coordinator

Phone number: 01226 288772

Mobile number:


Address details:

Priory Campus Pontefract Rd, Lundwood, Barnsley S71 5PN, UK

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Cost: FREE

Published: 09 August 2019