Carers Worldwide on the International Stage

Carers Worldwide on the International Stage

Last month Anil Patil, founder of Carers Worldwide, attended two events which focused on the global carers movement. The first event attended by Anil was Merck’s “Embracing Carers” collaborative meeting which was held in Paris on Tuesday 19th March. Embracing Carers...
#HumansCare | Noman Khan

#HumansCare | Noman Khan

Last year we began our first pilot project in Bangladesh and partnered with local NGO “Centre for Disability in Development” (CDD). For this #HumansCare feature we spoke to Mr Noman Khan who is the Founder of the organisation. Noman kindly told us about his role at...
World Health Day 2019

World Health Day 2019

Our health can affect our quality of life. World Health Day is a global health awareness day organized by the World Health Organisation which takes place on 7th April each year. Each World Health Day has a theme and the theme for 2019 is ”Universal Health...
Showing Support for World Down’s Syndrome Day

Showing Support for World Down’s Syndrome Day

21 March marks the annual World Down’s Syndrome Day (WDSD). The day aims to raise public awareness of Down’s Syndrome and strives to create a global voice that can advocate for the inclusion, well-being and rights of people living with Down’s Syndrome. The theme for...
#HumansCare |Thippanna from SACRED CBR

#HumansCare |Thippanna from SACRED CBR

Thippanna is the Founder and Director of SACRED CBR, an organization that caters to the needs of disabled persons and their carers in rural areas of Andhra Pradesh, India. Thippanna has played an important role in the Carers Movement and is featuring as our latest...
#HumansCare | Reena Devi

#HumansCare | Reena Devi

The next carer to be included in our #HumansCare feature is Reena Devi. Reena lives in Jharkhand, India and cares for her father-in-law who lives with a mental health condition. Life used to be difficult for Reena and her family. The family faced economic hardship as...
Our Team has Expanded

Our Team has Expanded

New recruits to the Carers Worldwide team have been taking place! Joining us are Simon Godziek, Fundraising and Programmes Associate and Sophie Batchelor, Fundraiser – Corporate, Events and Individual Giving. Here is a little bit more about who they are and what they...
#HumansCare | Parbati Disari

#HumansCare | Parbati Disari

Parbati Disari lives in the village of Mahedeiput, Odisha and has been the carer of her mother since she was a teenager. Parbati’s mother was diagnosed with a mental health condition 20 years ago. When Parbati’s mother first became ill, the family sought traditional...
#HumansCare | Luni Shakya

#HumansCare | Luni Shakya

In the #HumansCare spotlight this week is Luni Shakya, the ‘Care for Carers’ Programme Manager at SGCP based in Nepal. Luni took the time to answer the following questions about her work with carers… Can you describe your role and the ways in which your work supports...