More than two thirds of unpaid carers are managing their stress levels by gardening, according to a new survey by Carers Trust, the UKs largest charity for unpaid carers.
Florence Burke, Director of Carers Trust Scotland, said:
160,000 young carers in England will benefit from a new era of support after a landmark change to the Children and Families Bill was debated and passed by the House of Lords yesterday (18 November
Carers Trust Scotland has launched a new guide to develop awareness of carers’ needs amongst healthcare professionals and to recognise carers as partners in care.
Making sure that older people have the best quality of life is a key priority for the Older People’s Commissioner for Wales.