Better support for an 1-year-old carer

October 2010
Community Care;10/28/2010, Issue 1841, p20
The article focuses on an 11-year-old carer who looks after both his mother and younger brother. It is stated that he would benefit from the common assessment framework (CAT) that uses a whole family approach. It is mentioned that a community care assessment is needed by her mother to determine her support needs and practical needs.


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