Tag: carers rights day

Carers Speak: Carers in Derbyshire talk about their experiences of health and social care services

20 February 20
Carers Speak: Carers in Derbyshire talk about their experiences of health and social care services

In the lead up to Carers Rights Day we've been interviewing unpaid carers living in Derbyshire to get their views about local support services. We asked carers to tell us: a little about themselves and their caring roles whether they think social care and health services support carers what health and social care services could do better to support carers when they feel is the best…

Carers Rights Day - so what rights do carers have?

19 November 18
Carers Rights Day - so what rights do carers have?

Thursday 21 November is Carers Rights Day Carers Rights Day is a national campaign that brings organisations and experienced carers together to help other carers in their local area to understand their rights and find out how to get the support they are entitled to. There's an estimated 118,000 unpaid carers in Derbyshire and Derby City. Many don’t identify as ‘carers’ and…

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