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.
Read Carers Trust's response to the Money and Mental Health Policy Institute's story that half of mental health carers know someone else's PIN.
Caring for their sick or disabled family is taking its toll on the health of the nation's elderly generation of carers, according to a new survey by Carers Trust.
Read Carers Trust's response to today's Autumn Statement from Chancellor, Philip Hammond.
Read Carers Trust's response to the Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation investigation.