Half spend over four hours a day caring for family – the equivalent of a whole week.
Nearly three quarters (72 per cent) of young carers feel lonely during the summer holidays, according to worrying new research¹ released today by Action for Children and Carers Trust.
New research from Carers Trust reveals 80% of young carers are missing out on childhood experiences
Carers Trust welcomes the new report from Alzheimer’s Society, Fix Dementia Care: Hospitals; which highlights the variable care people with dementia receive in acute hospitals.
Responding to Alzheimer’s Research UK’s report on the impact of caring for someone with dementia, Gail Scott-Spicer, Chief Executive of Carers Trust, said:
Unpaid carers living in London could be helped back into work thanks to the Big Lottery Fund, the European Social Fund and Carers Trust, the largest charity for unpaid carers.