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Catalysing Change for Carers in Low and Middle Income Countries
Long-term care for people with chronic illnesses and disabilities presents an urgent challenge around the world. The burden placed on unpaid family carers is immense and has a direct impact on their physical health, mental and emotional wellbeing and economic security. Carers Worldwide highlights the vital role played by carers. We advocate for their inclusion in mainstream development programmes and the development of carer-specific services.
Siân Edwards, Trustee of Carers Worldwide, recently accompanied our Executive Director, Anil Patil on a trip to Nepal to witness first hand our work in partnership with LEADS. Whilst there, Siân took part in the first ever Carers Day celebrations to take place in...read more
Anil was delighted to be part of a seminar organised by our partner organisation SACRED this week. Attracting over 40 professionals, government officers and representatives from local NGOs, the seminar drew attention to the needs of family carers and encouraged...read more