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."
Carers Trust, the UK’s largest carers charity, is set to launch a new guide aimed at helping commissioners with developing local services for young carers and their families.
Commenting on today’s publication of The Mandate for the NHS Commissioning Board, Thea Stein, CEO of Carers Trust, said:
She laughed and chatted with carers as they carved pumpkin lanterns and learned circus skills during a respite day at the Somerset resort on October 31st 2012.
Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal attended a Charity Reception and Lunch to support Carers Trust at Pines Hotel, Preston Road, Chorley on Tuesday 23rd October 2012.