News

13/07/2009
Today the government launches the Care and Support green paper, for the first time paving the way...
08/07/2009
Disability rights activist and campaigner for carers with learning disabilities, Eve Rank, is...
21/06/2009
Grandparents who look after grandchildren and care for their own elderly parents are increasingly...
16/06/2009
The level of services for young carers varies greatly throughout Scotland, according to a new...
09/06/2009
Councils are not doing enough to identify and support children and young people who help care for...
04/06/2009
Carers rank alongside the emergency services in terms of their contribution to society, according...
25/05/2009
Charities are demanding a better deal for the nation's carers with the launch of a Carer Poverty...
29/04/2009
The World Health Organisation (WHO) has advised that the Swine Flu pandemic is now imminent,...
22/04/2009
Chancellor Alistair Darling clearly faced the toughest financial challenge of his political career...
05/04/2009
Carer’s Allowance has today been increased from £50.55 to £53.10 per week. But...