“Every moment is so precious. I know I will lose her one day, but I want to do my best and keep a smile on my face for her.”
This summer, we're asking for help to support older carers, who are experiencing isolation during the COVID-19 crisis. Carers like Derek, who cares for his wife Marjory since she was diagnosed with vascular dementia last January.
In 2018/19 Carers Trust awarded £261,187 in grants to support 4,636 carers across the UK, including 671 young and young adult carers.
Find out more about the difference Carers Trust grants are making to the lives of unpaid carers.
Donate to Carers Trust and we can change the lives of unpaid carers for the better.
There are over 7 million unpaid carers in the UK. At Carers Trust we aim to provide them with the support, advice and information necessary to assist them.
We rely on the generosity of the general public to donate and support carers in desperate need of help across the UK. A gift, no matter what size, can make a real difference to a carer's life.
Fundraising partners old and new have been rising to the challenges of COVID-19 with a variety of innovative ways to support carers.