On Young Carers Awareness Day 2020 (1), Carers Trust is delighted to announce that a new All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for Young Carers and Young Adult Carers is to be formed in the coming weeks.
Responding to today’s official launch of the NHS Long Term Plan, CEO of Carers Trust, Giles Meyer, said:
We welcome commitments to unpaid carers in NHS England’s Long-Term Plan.
Speaking today in response to the Independent Review of the Mental Health Act, Kathryn Hill, Director of England at Carers Trust, said:
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."
“The CQC’s report echoes what we hear from unpaid carers about their experience of patchy and inconsistent health and social care services across England."