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More older carers 'risking health'


More older carers 'risking health'

More older carers 'risking health'

The number of older carers in England is rising, with signs the pressures of looking after loved ones is damaging their health, research suggests.

Find out more from the BBC website.

You may find it useful to go to our section on Looking After Someone Safely for tips on protecting your physical and emotional wellbeing as a carer.

People First offers a handy summary of all the support available for carers in each of the 3 local boroughs:-

And don't forget that there is an organisation offering specialist advice and support to carers in each of the 3 boroughs:-

For details of activities and events for carers going on locally, go to our Events page and select 'Carers' from the Categories drop-down list.