Giving Child Carers a Chance for the Future

Giving Child Carers a Chance for the Future

Our research shows that at least 9% of carers in India and Nepal are under 17 years of age.  The gender imbalance that is found amongst adult carers extends to child carers, with girls providing care in significantly more cases than boys. For families who have both...
Building community capacity in Andhra Pradesh

Building community capacity in Andhra Pradesh

Humans Care – Mallikarjun’s story Mallikarjun lives in Andhra Pradesh in India, he cares for his wife who lost her sight in adulthood. Their sons are grown up and recently left home, leaving Mallikarjun to provide the 24 hour assistance his wife needs.  Missing...
Empowering Women Carers | International Women’s Day

Empowering Women Carers | International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women whilst also calling for action to accelerate gender parity. This is the perfect time to reflect on how the role of caring disproportionately...

Opening the door of opportunity for carers in Nepal

#HumansCare – Bhabana’s story Bhabana helps care for her brother Bhabindra who has bipolar disorder. He is a very talented goldsmith who previously worked with his father to earn money to support the family.  After Bhabindra became unwell, the family have...