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Carers left without proper help

NEW research shows unpaid carers were unable to get formal help with their physical and mental health during the Covid-19 lockdown.

Loneliness – the hidden cost of caring

UNPAID carers are SEVEN times more likely to be lonely than other people, says a new study.

Carers set to demand urgent action from new Government

THE new UK Government will be urged to set out plans to do more for Britain’s ever-growing army of carers, following a new shock study.

Carers are not ‘buying in’ to hi-tech services

THE world of hi-tech and the Internet – when it works and when it’s not being hacked – are rapidly changing people’s lives. But despite the millions of pounds being spent on developing ways to make life easier and safer for disabled people and carers, it seems the message just isn’t getting through.

Be bold, charity tells Government, and help all our carers

NATIONAL charity Carers UK is calling on the Government to be bold as it develops its new strategy to improve the lives of those caring unpaid for older, disabled and ill family members and friends.

New guides are a must for all UK carers

ARE YOU one of the UK's 6.5 million unpaid carers who are looking after disabled or older relatives or friends?

Radio legend Johnnie and wife Tiggy highlight carers’ fears

VETERAN radio broadcaster Johnnie Walker and wife Tiggy both know how stressful life can become when you have to care for a loved one . . .