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 CQC's annual State of Care report and findings this week about the condition of the care market for older and disabled carers.
Carers Trust, the UKs largest charity for unpaid carers, is today releasing new guidance and a training video, so professionals can take swift action to protect young carers - preventing the devast
Carers Trust was pleased to be able to provide evidence both as an invited witness and also in a written submission to the Committee highlighting the impact of unsafe discharge of unpaid carers.
Responding to Macmillan Cancer Support’s new report Under Pressure, Joe Gannon, Carers Trust Director of Policy and Research, said: