Long-term carers' should be rewarded through credits'

November 2009
Community Care;11/19/2009, Issue 1796, p7
The article provides information on a report regarding carers submitted by the Princess Royal Trust for Carers in Great Britain. As part of its response to the adult green paper, the charity has called on that carers should receive credits based on the amount of care they provide to help sustain them in their role. According to the charity, the policy document has failed to recognise the central role played by carers in supporting older and disabled people.


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