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 census figures highlight shocking numbers of young carers missing out on their childhoods.
The largest UK carers charity, Carers Trust, today welcomed new rights for adult carers but expressed serious concern about unequal rights for young carers and parent carers.
Carers Trust has just signed up as an official partner of the IIC Show, the trade & consumer event that actively promotes Inclusion, Independence and Choice for disabled people.
Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal, President of Carers Trust, attended a conference at Belsey Bridge Conference Centre, Ditchingham in Norfolk on Wednesday 17th April 2013 to celebrate the Firs