New rights for unpaid carers come into force

Charity welcomes "hard-fought win" that will see carer's rights expanded in England.

Nearly £2million in grants paid out to young carers in Scotland

There has been an increase in the number of Young Carer Grant's paid out in Scotland.

Petition calls for £650 ‘cost of living payment’ to be extended to unpaid carers and disabled

Thousands have signed a petition demanding action by the UK government.

Care home staff to strike over ‘fire and rehire’ plans

Industrial action to take place at care homes in the south-west of England.

MP calls for new employment rights for unpaid carers

Parliamentary Bill aims to give family carers the right to take unpaid leave from their jobs.