Giles Meyer, CEO of Carers Trust, said: “This new data blows all previous figures out of the water, revealing a generation of young carers who are being neglected by society."
Carers Trust has published a new report setting out key recommendations on Government plans to provide personal budgets for carers.
We’ve already given MPs and our Network Partners a sneak preview at a special event in Portcullis House, London, last week.
The theme of this year’s Carers Rights Day, which is organised by Carers UK, is “Getting help in tough times” — focussing on helping carers to find financial support and encouraging the use of tech
The Social Care (Self Directed Support) (Scotland) Bill is due to be debated in the Scottish Parliament on Wednesday (28 November).