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Age UK

Age UK is the country's largest charity dedicated to helping everyone make the most of later life. In the UK we help more than seven million people every year, providing support, companionship and advice for older people who need it most. We work as part of a network of independent charities which includes Age UK; our national partners Age Cymru,…

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Carers Trust

Carers Trust is a major charity for, with and about carers. We work to improve support, services and recognition for anyone living with the challenges of caring, unpaid, for a family member or friend who is ill, frail, disabled or has mental health or addiction problems. We do this with a UK wide network of quality assured independent partners, through…

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Carers UK

Every day, 6,000 people become carers. Many don't know how or where to get help. For some, caring comes suddenly: someone you love is taken ill or has an accident, your child is born with a disability. For others, caring creeps up unnoticed: your parents cannot manage on their own any longer, your partner's health gets gradually worse. No matter…

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Independent Age

As a charity which campaigns to give a voice to older people on the issues that matter to them, Independent Age is proud to support Cares Week 2017. As a provider of free advice and information to older people and their families, we understand the important role that carers play. Carers Week recognises the valuable contribution that people make when…

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Macmillan Cancer Support

If you're supporting a loved one through cancer Macmillan is here for you. You may feel like you're just doing your bit - but the support you provide is key. From helping with household chores or personal care, to providing transport or just being there to listen. It makes all the difference. You may feel overwhelmed, exhausted and drained -…

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MND Association

Support for carers who look after those with MND is an important part of what we do and we are proud to be playing a role in Carers Week 2017. In our most recent survey of carers we gathered information on what it is like to care for someone with MND. We found that over half of carers spend more…

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MS Society

Over 100,000 of us in the UK have MS. It's unpredictable and different for everyone. It's often painful, exhausting and can cause problems with how we walk, move, see, think and feel. We know that around three quarters of people with MS will rely on care and support from family and friends at some point. That means there is a…

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Nutricia Advanced Medical Nutrition - Carers Week sponsor

Nutricia Advanced Medical Nutrition is the UK’s largest provider of specialist medical nutrition products. We believe in the power of nutrition to make a positive and proven difference to health. And it’s our expert understanding of nutrition that means we have an important role in making this happen. We focus our time and energy on pioneering nutritional solutions to meet…

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Which? Elderly Care

Which? Elderly Care is a free website created by Which? offering practical information for those considering how to arrange care for an older relative or friend, or even for themselves. The site focuses on financing care, housing options and older people's needs, such as dealing with dementia and memory problems, and accessing local authority and NHS care and support. There…

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Carers Week 2017

These organisations have joined together to make Carers Week happen in 2017.

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  • Carers UK new logo
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  • independent age
  • macmillan
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  • MND logo
  • Which Elderly Care logo

Proudly supported by:

  • The Lockwood
    Charitable Foundation
  • Nutricia

 

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