Giles Meyer, CEO of Carers Trust, said: "For one fleeting moment today we thought the Chancellor had remembered unpaid carers in his Budget. Sadly, it was just that: a moment."
Labour MP Jack Dromey has called on the government to help unpaid carers by ending the funding crisis in social care.
The UK’s largest charity for unpaid carers is today releasing a unique guide for young adult and young carers in England explaining their rights to assessment and support with their caring role.
More than 70 carers charities from across the UK have signed an open letter to Chancellor George Osborne urging him to put more investment into social care to ensure care workers can be paid a liv
Responding to CQC’s plans to introduce new charges for care providers next spring, Gail Scott-Spicer, CEO of Carers Trust, said: