Family Carers

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.

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.

Carers Week: Council shines a light on the invaluable contribution of UK carers

Without carers "the whole health and social care system would not function."

Unpaid carers ‘pushed to the brink’ by soaring living costs

“We are seeing unprecedented levels of stress and financial worries piled on unpaid carers."

Lack of support means family carers are facing ‘exhaustion and burnout’

Charity calls for the full re-opening of day services, short breaks and respite support.