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Welcome to Gloucestershire

Office Contacts
Title Name
Service Manager Mary Woolley
Independent Living Adviser Billy Dexter
Independent Living Adviser Claudette Goulding
Independent Living Adviser Mark Webster
Finance Officer (Manager Accounts) Joan Taylor
Clerical Officer Ruth Sharples

Welcome to Penderels Trust Gloucestershire

Please find below some general information on the services we offer.  

To access our Events Calendar, please click on the link at the top of the page.

Please contact us at the office if you need any further help or information.

Services in Gloucestershire

Penderels Trust supports adults and children who receive a direct payment in the county to get the most out of their care money and to achieve their goals.  Our support services include:

  • Support when recruiting a personal assistant
  • Guidance on all aspects of being a good employer including legal obligations and responsibilities
  • Support with choosing and using a care agency
  • Help with money management and keeping accurate records
  • Managed accounts
  • Payroll

Positive Caring Programme

The following courses are free of charge to offer support to people providing care.  If you are interested, please contact positivecaring@carersgloucestershire.org.uk or call 01452 500885.

Date Session Where?

Tuesday 2nd October 

Dementia (3 Tuesday sessions)
10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Carers Gloucestershire
Messenger House

Tuesday 16th October

Dementia (3 Tuesday sessions)
10 a.m. to 1 p.m.m

Bellevue Centre, Cinderford

Friday 2nd November

General Course (6 Wednesdays)
10.30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Carers Gloucestershire
Messenger House 

Wednesday 7th November

General Course (6 Wednesdays)
10.30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Cheltenham Fire Station East, The Lido

Wednesday 14th November

Caring for Someone with a Mental Health Problem (4 weeks)
10.30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Moreton Area Centre, Moreton in the Marsh

Positive Caring Programme - Parent Carers Only

Date Session Where?

Wednesday 10th October

Dealing with Health Emergencies
10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Heart of the Forest
Special School

Wednesday 17th October
(provisional date)

Moving and Handling
10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Heart of the Forest
Special School

Useful Links in Gloucestershire

Carers Gloucestershire - www.carersgloucestershire.org.uk

The Key - www.keywords.org.uk

Healthwatch Gloucestershire - www.healthwatchgloucestershire.co.uk  

Your Circle - www.yourcircle.org.uk

Gloucestershire County Council Learning Management System - http://www.learningservice.org/gcc/gcc.aspx

Gloucestershire Association for Voluntary and Community Action - www.gavca.org.uk  

The Silver Line (helpline for older people) - www.thesilverline.org.uk  Tel: 0800  4 70 80 90

Contact a Family - for families with disabled children - www.cafamily.org.uk  

Contact Us

Penderels Trust

Unit 6
The Steadings Business Centre

  01452 411000

  01452 332015