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."
The efforts of the Cooperative staff and its network have been warmly applauded by Northern Ireland Development Manager Sean Caughey.
The report was part of research carried out through the Northern Ireland Clinical Research Network and highlighted the fact that the proportion of older people living in nursing homes here is 3.5
The 2013 Scottish Young Carers Festival was the sixth to take place and the biggest yet. Over 600 young carers from across Scotland came together for a weekend of fun, respite and consultation.
The Triangle of Care for dementia guide was launched in Parliament yesterday during an event hosted by Salford and Eccles Labour MP Hazel Blears, vice chair of the All Party Parliamentary Group on