This Christmas Carers Trust is offering people the chance to properly reward the efforts of someone working tirelessly to care unpaid for a family member or loved one.
We are asking people to nominate someone they know for a £100 voucher as a festive treat and reward for unpaid work that all too often goes unnoticed and unthanked.
The nominated person should:
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).
Last year presenter Matt Barker completed the gruelling cycle ride from Edinburgh to London, but the challenge has been turned on its head for 2012, as six young people have taken on the challenge