New research reveals that over one third of young people aged 11-18 in Great Britain who give up time to care for someone they live with are experiencing widespread problems with their mental wellbeing.
Carers Trust has today (15 February) unveiled a new UK-wide volunteer Ambassador role designed to support fundraising and put the hidden issue of caring on the map.
Following today’s report from the Care Quality Commission ‘Issues affecting the delivery of good home care services’, Carers Trust CEO Thea Stein said:
Below, is a copy of our open letter to David Cameron, published today in Total Politics...
Dear Mr Cameron,
Following the Secretary of State for Health’s announcement of a £75,000 cap on social care costs, Carers Trust CEO Thea Stein said: