Unpaid Family Carers Let Down by Failing Social Care (BBC News)

Summary

Feedback from 3,400 carers showed that family carers often feel forced to neglect their own health problems. Eight leading charities, including Age UK and Carers UK, are working together to highlight their plight during Carers Week. Click here to learn about the full report.

Read more: BBC News: Unpaid carers being ‘let down by failing social care’.

Reference

Triggle, N. (2012). Unpaid carers being ‘let down by failing social care’. London: BBC Health News, June 18th 2012.

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