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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.

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Lifting Carers and their Families out of Poverty

Lifting Carers and their Families out of Poverty

93% of carers we work with live below the poverty line prior to the start of our projects. That means that 93% of carers we work with live on less than $1.90 (£1.49) per day. Today is International Day for the Eradication of Poverty and this year calls for us to act...

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