News Page - Logo - The Guardian 80 x  Here is an article on how social workers can help identify carers and link them up to support services.

Caring is often, by its nature, hidden.  Caring for a partner, or parent, or child, can be such a natural extension of the love you feel for them that it becomes hard to separate the two.  Particularly with conditions that arrive gradually – the slow progress of dementia or Parkinson’s – there is no clear point at which to make the mental change from “they just need some extra help” to “I am their carer”.  To read the full article click here.