Carers Trust, February 2017
The number of older carers is rising. With an ageing population and the increase in the life expectancy of people with disabilities; people are caring for longer and later in their lives. This report finds that needs of older carers often go unidentified because they do not recognise themselves as carers or are not identified by services. The report investigates the issues faced by older carers and makes recommendations as to how carers can be better supported.
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