A snapshot survey released by Carers Trust today, reveals a high proportion of infant young carers are regularly suffering from broken sleep in order to look after unwell family members.
ONS statistics revealed that the number of unpaid carers in England and Wales alone has reached 5.8 million — a rise of 600,000 since 2001.
Following the publication of the draft Social Care Bill last year, the Government asked the public for their opinions on the reforms — and now a Parliamentary Committee is examining the draft Bill
At a special event, The Co-operative staff tuned into a “Rock around the Clock” theme – an acknowledgement to the often 24/7 nature of the challenges facing an estimated 500,000 young people in the
Carers Trust has published a new guide aimed at helping commissioners to develop local services for young carers and their families.