Being a carer
There are an estimated 6.5 million carers in the UK. At least 1 in 8 adults care for a loved one. You’re a carer whether you care for a few hours a week or 24/7, whether it’s in your own home, or at the other end of the motorway. In this section you will find carers and professionals talking about the caring role and the impact it can have on your life.