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.
Carers Trust statement on spending review
Following the Chancellor’s Spending Review, Thea Stein, Chief Executive of Carers Trust comments:
Carers Trust are delighted to announce that Carers Trust Vice President and long standing supporter Hilary Devey has been awarded a CBE (Commander of the British Empire) in The Queen’s Birthday Hon
Carers Trust warns that unpaid carers are increasingly bridging a gap that the health and social care system cannot fill, at great personal cost.