carers uk

Recognising invisible carers

Three carers discuss the need for recognition, more support and what changes they want to see going forward from the pandemic.



Carers: Knowing your rights

800,000 people across the UK rely on home visits from carers to provide essential daily care. Many more are cared for by their family, who do so unpaid.





Getting connected during Carers Week 2019

Caring comes in many different forms and each experience is unique. During Carers Week 2019 (10 – 16 June), the theme will focus on ensuring carers can get connected in their local communities.






Benefit cap victory for carers

Carers UK hails a “significant victory for carers” today as the Government announced it will change the law to exempt allcarers in receipt of Carer’s Allowance from the benefit cap….