Carers' Resource is the local, specialist carers' centre for the Bradford and Airedale, Harrogate and Ripon, and Craven districts of Yorkshire.

Care Act

Last changed: Monday 26 July, 2021

Inadequate housing impacts on carers’ health – new report

Last changed: Thursday 18 August, 2016

A new report reveals carers’ and their families’ health could be affected by unsuitable housing. Caring Homes examines the impact of inaccessible housing on carers and their loved ones in the UK. Carers and families need greater choice and flexibility of housing, says report It draws together…

Care Act for Carers: one year on, Carers Trust, July 2016

Last changed: Friday 5 August, 2016

This report shows a mixed picture of support, assessments, advice and information for carers. There are some carers who are getting good support following the implementation of part one of the Care Act and the report gives some examples of good practice. Many carers reported that they had not…

More needs to be done to support carers – report reaction

Last changed: Wednesday 10 August, 2016

A new report analysing the effects of the Care Act has revealed many carers are still not aware of their right to support. Carers’ Resource Director Chris Whiley recommends the survey’s findings should be used as a tool to ‘further promote and fight for carers’ rights’. Carers’ Resource…