Carers’ Resource in the Press

Last changed: Monday 12 December, 2016

Excellent coverage in the Craven Herald featuring comments from Skipton carer Sally and the support she’s received from Carers’ Resource.

Recent research published as part of Carers Rights Day by Carers UK shows that those looking after older or disabled loved ones are missing out on vital practical and financial support with disastrous consequences for their own health and finances.

Many carers are forced to forego their own careers to look after a loved one – two in five carers (42 per cent) said missing out on support as a result of not identifying as a carer caused them to give up work to care.

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Link: The army of carers who are missing out on vital support