Newark carer support group

This is a group for people who support/care for someone with mental ill-health experiences. 

The group offers education, information, support and opportunity to meet others with similar experiences.

The group meet on the third Thursday of every month, 1 to 2.30pm at ASDA Superstore, Lombard Street, Newark, NG24 1XG.

For more information contact Paul Daibell on 01636 670605 or email

Carer, family and friends of deaf people forum

The group meet on the third Wednesday of every month 11.30am - 1pm at The Rosewood Centre, Church Circle, New Ollerton, NG22 9SZ.

Contact Lucy/Emmanuel on 0115 955 5446

Rethink respect group

Rethink Respect group provides help and support to anyone with experience of mental illness - whether service user, carers, family or friends. 

The group's aim is to provide a friendly, supportive, encouraging and non-judgmental environment for all.

Come and join them for a chat over a drink and make new friends! The group meets at Newark Baptist Church, 1 Albert Street, Newark, NG24 4BJ every Thursday 1-3pm.

If you have any queries about attending our group, please contact the Group Co-ordinator, Jane Fidler, on 07970113327 or at

The group also meet for breakfast club at the Lord Byron Cafe, Newark Market Square on the second and last Saturday of each month at 10am.

Newark Chauntry Group

The Newark Chauntry Group is a friendly group for older people where you can meet new friends, have fun in good company, keep your mind and body active as well as discovering fresh new interests.

The group meet every Friday at the Palace Theatre Newark at 1pm. Just walk in through the Box Office. Your first meeting is free and there are different activities and speakers every week.

Over the Rainbow Parkinsons Support

A group who offer advice and support to those who have or are caring for a person with Parkinson's disease. The group organise regular meetings and and outings.

For information about this friendly group contact Sandra and Michael on 01636 812399 or email

Ollerton Lifespring centre groups


Evergreens is a group which aims to reach out to the senior citizens of Ollerton and surrounding areas and to provide fellowship and support for them. The group get involved in various activities such as running social events, Alpha course, meeting for fellowship and teaching. The group meet at the Lifespring Centre on Thursdays at 10.30am. For more details call 01623 860303 or visit their website.


Share is a group set up to help support people with mental health issues and their carers. The groups get involved in running social events, organising visiting speakers, prayer and fellowship. The group meet at the Lifespring Centre on Mondays at 6pm. For more details call 01623 860303 or visit their website.

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Newark and Sherwood District Council
Castle House
Great North Road
NG24 1BY

01636 650000


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