How to care when you can’t be there

Peter comes from a family of care workers. His father, who died eighteen months ago, helped to e… Read More

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Overcoming coronavirus overwhelm

Our roundup of trustworthy, helpful lockdown links for family carers Overwhelm is a common respo… Read More

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‘Good to Know’ tools for supporting children with sensory processing issues whilst home-schooling

In this guest article, Kim Griffin, founder of online children’s occupational therapy solutions … Read More

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Unhooking the daily news feed

Until recently I’d always been a bit of a newshound. I liked to keep up with current a… Read More

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Call to recognise unpaid carers throughout the UK

This week, The Guardian gave a voice to unpaid carer Shereen, who eloquently voices how unp… Read More

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How to control the controllables during your Covid-19 pandemic experience

Here at FamilyCarersNet, we know the wealth of knowledge that family carers have acquired thanks… Read More

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Every little helps…. call for UK Government to follow Scottish example with additional support for unpaid carers

Carer’s Allowance (CA) is currently the lowest working age benefit in the UK and I don’t ne… Read More

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Make caring visible

Estimates for the current number of carers in the UK range from 6.5 mil… Read More

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Dundee Carers Centre are really thinking out of the box this Carers Week

Dundee Carers Centre are really thinking out of the box for Carers Week this year. With COV… Read More

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Carers take centre stage for Gaddum’s Carers’ Week celebrations

The good people over at Gaddum aren’t letting the lockdown stop them from celebrating CarersR… Read More

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NEWCIS strive to make caring seen this Carers’ Week

Now, more than ever before, it is time for us to come together and help Make Caring Visible. Thr… Read More

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Swindon Carers Centre goes that extra mile this Carers’ Week

The country may be under lockdown, but that isn’t stopping Swindon Carers Centre from celebratin… Read More

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