Join Us and Transform the Lives of Carers

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.

Recent Posts

Carers Day Celebrations in Odisha

Carers Day Celebrations in Odisha

Three Carers Days were celebrated in the state of Odisha this month. Carers Days are a great way to increase awareness about carers and to recognise the amazing work that they do. Here is a recap of what happened on each of those days: The first celebration was held...

read more
Our First State Level Carers Forum (SLCF) held in Karnataka

Our First State Level Carers Forum (SLCF) held in Karnataka

In India we are currently working on a four-year project funded by the Commonwealth Foundation entitled “Family Caregiving and Public Policy in India: Creating New Opportunities for Recognition and Support”. As part of this project, we are establishing State Level...

read more