Carers magazine 3 Carers Welcome SEPTEMBER - NOVEMBER 2009 W hat glorious weather we've had over the last few months. I'm grateful for the chance to be able to walk around outdoors and enjoy the warm sunshine and fresh air.
Contents Findings and recommendations 03 Pages 04 - 06 Section 1: Introduction Pages 07 - 10 Section 2: Characteristics of carers in the survey Pages 12 - 16 Section 3: Information needs Pages 17 - 23 Section 4: Consulting and involving carers and carer assessments Pages 24 - 29 Section 5 ...
MyCare: The challenges facing young carers of parents with a severe mental illness | 1 Contents 1. Acknowledgements 1 2. Foreword 2 3. Executive Summary 3 4.
"It is estimated that there are at least 5,000 young carers in Scotland, some as young as 5 years old. They are caring in a diverse range of situations from helping a disabled parent to caring for a parent who is dependent on alcohol or drugs.
Universal Credit Policy Briefing Note 7 Carers Universal Credit Policy Briefing Note - carers
Supporting Carers: The Case for Change a positive partnership between The Princess Royal Trust for Carers and Crossroads Care
Facts about carers Updated March 2009 Who is a carer? É The term 'carer' is used to describe a person who provides unpaid care and support to relatives or friends who have a disability, mental health problem, chronic condition, terminal illness or who are frail aged. É Carers can be of any age ...
The National Carer Counselling Program The National Carer Counselling Program (NCCP) provides short-term counselling and emotional and psychological support services for carers.
iii EVALUATION OF THE COMPLEX CARERS GROUP PROJECT CONTENTS Page No. Executive Summary v 1. Introduction 1 2. Description of the Project 1 2.1 Why was the Project set up 1 2.2 2 2.3 What were the key elements contributing to these initial achievements 3 2.4 How was the Pilot Project undertaken ...
Practical help for people caring for family or friends who are older or have ill health, a disability