Carers Trust was delighted to welcome delegates from across its network of partners to this year’s annual conference in Daventry on 14 and 15 March 2019.
Two influential people working to support the needs of the UK’s 7m unpaid carers have now been honoured for their work at the weekend in the Queen’s birthday honours list.
Around one in ten patients in every GP practice is estimated to care for a relative or friend who is sick, disabled, or frail.
The Children’s Minister, Edward Timpson, today told Parliament that the Government intends to change the law to improve rights for young carers.
The findings from the report, Prepared to Care? show that support is not being made available to new carers with often devastating consequences.