Carers Survey Family Carers Survey Span Community House is a welcoming, all-inclusive centre, providing opportunities for community members to come together, share information and learn new skills in a comfortable, supportive environment. We would like to develop more opportunities for Carers, including parents and other family members, to take part in free or low-cost events and activities. We want to hear from you so that we can develop the best program for your needs and interests. We would greatly appreciate your responses to this brief survey. We are hoping to collect this information within the next fortnight. OK Question Title * 1. Are you interested in meeting other carers? Yes No Unsure Comments / suggestions (if any): OK Question Title * 2. What limits you, as a carer, in making social connections and participating in local activities for carers? (Select all relevant options) Time Concerns about socialising in new groups Lack of respite care for the person you are caring for Negative past experiences Financial resources Nothing interesting available Other OK Question Title * 3. What kind of activities are of interest to you? (Select all relevant options) Creative (art, craft, writing etc) Relaxation (health, exercise, mindfulness) Educational classes for you eg employment opportunities, career planning, financial planning Connecting with supportive services eg Carers Australia, Care Connect Caring for a loved one eg Understanding Dementia, Understanding Medications, accessing respite care Social activities eg shared lunch, high tea OK Question Title * 4. What other activities would you like to try that have not been mentioned? OK Question Title * 5. Would you prefer to attend ... (Select all relevant options) On your own With other members of your family With the person you care for Comments / suggestions (if any): OK Question Title * 6. What times generally suit you to attend an activity or event? (Select all relevant options) Monday - Friday mornings Monday - Friday afternoons Monday - Friday evenings Weekends OK Question Title * 7. Are you currently attending activities specifically designed for family carers? Yes No If YES, what activities? OK Question Title * 8. Have you previously been involved in activities at Span? Yes No OK Question Title * 9. Tell us about the activities at Span that you have enjoyed. OK Question Title * 10. Span would be grateful for the opportunity to explore your responses in greater detail and we would appreciate the opportunity to discuss this further. Would you be available for a brief phone call at a time that best suits you? Yes No Comments:If yes, please provide your name and contact number OK DONE. THANK YOU FOR ASSISTING SPAN COMMUNITY HOUSE.