A huge thank you to everyone who came along to the Carers Christmas party, we had loads of fun and hope you did too. Thank you for all the christmas well wishes and for sharing your afternoon with us singing all the carols out loud.
More than three in five employees (62 per cent) do not believe they have any colleagues who care for ill, older or disabled relatives – even though 1 in nine people in the workforce are now working carers, according to a new study.
The Wayback project recreates coronation day in 1953 on 3D film using actors, period costumes and props, right down to fish-paste sandwiches. The effect is to bring back vivid memories for those struggling with the present.
peaking today, Giles Meyer CEO of Carers Trust, said:
“We are in disbelief that the government have yet again delayed finding the long-term joined-up solution to social care funding that carers need, and chosen to focus only on older people in next summer’s Green Paper. Social care is in crisis now, and needs urgent government action to support unpaid carers of all ages, who care for people of all ages.