Meridian Events (Bournemouth) Ltd have been organising social events for Carers in Bournemouth and Poole since November 2009 as part of the Carers Social Events Programme on behalf of Bournemouth Borough Council, NHS Bournemouth and Poole, Borough of Poole.

2011 to date has seen the organisation of  a wide variety of events and outings,  two events organised each month, one daytime and one evening.

Ploughmans Supper and Games   :   Day Trip to Bovington Tank Museum   :

Compton Acres   :   Green Bowling and Afternoon Tea   :   Dinner at Fishy Fishy   :

Tour of Highcliffe Castle   :   Arts By The Sea Festival, Bournemouth   :

Literary Evening with Local Author and Supper   :   Fire Station Visit   :

Dorchester Day Trip   :   Fireworks Fish n Chip Cruise   :

Summer Evening historical “Promenade” with “Annie Russel Cotes”   :   Pizza Evening

Exbury Gardens Day Trip   :   Day trip to Portland and Weymouth

Contact Information for Carers who are in need of information and support:-

For carers of people living in Bournemouth contact the Carers Team on 458204

For carers of people living in Poole contact the Social Services Helpdesk on 633902

For information about benefits and allowances call Carers Direct on 0808 802 02 02 – available at weekends and bank holidays