The Costs of Caring (Carers UK)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 6, January 2012].

Summary

This Carers UK survey of over 4,000 carers indicates that financial pressures harm the health, wealth, and wellbeing of carers. Almost 47% of carers reported being made ill by money worries. Policy recommendations are offered.

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Reference

The cost of caring: how money worries are pushing carers to breaking point. London: Carers UK, 2011.

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