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Identification Practice of Young Carers in England

This Review, Tips and Tools is primarily aimed to be a guide for local government. It is jointly authored and published by Carers Trust and NatCen.

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Invisible and in distress

Our report looks at prioritising the mental health of young carers in England.

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Care Act for Carers

Carers Trust asked the former minister for care services, the Rt Hon Prof Paul Burstow, to chair a review of how the Care Act 2014 is working for carers.

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Male carers

A survey of the experiences and needs of male carers conducted in partnership with The Men’s Health Forum.

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A Road Less Rocky

This report by Carers Trust found that carers of people with dementia are not getting the support and advice they need.

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Better Care Fund

We analysed 45 plans developed by Health and Wellbeing Boards for how they will spend the money allocated to them by the Fund.

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Triangle of Care for mental health

The Triangle of Care was developed by carers and staff to improve carer engagement in acute inpatient and home treatment services.

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Time to be Heard

This report presents evidence on the impact of caring unpaid for a family member or friend on the lives of young adult carers, using research carried out by the University of Nottingham.

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The impact of charging carers for support

We wanted to establish exactly how many councils are using charges, how they are being applied, and the impact they are having on carers.