Tag Archives: Wales

Help for unpaid carers in Wales with £5.8m for training

Unpaid carers in Wales get help with £5.8m for training

 Strategies to help carers get better information will be reviewed after 18 months

New regulations aimed at supporting unpaid carers in Wales have come into force.

They will mean that over the next three years, £5.8m will go to health boards to help them train staff and work on plans to help carers obtain better information and guidance.

I want to to do all I can to help unpaid carers in Wales

How legislation will ensure carers’ needs are met

Gwenda Thomas, deputy minister for children and social services, explains how new regulations will ensure carers’ needs are met

CHRISTMAS is a time when many of us will be with our families and loved ones.

For some of us, the time we spend together may become too much of a good thing. But for the thousands of people with caring responsibilities, there is often no let-up over the Christmas period.

Buy a Bauble and help young carers

Hang a Bauble to Help Vulnerable Children in Cardiff this Christmas


Sasha Mansworth 

Leading children’s charity, Action for Children, has partnered with homeware retailer, HomeSense, to launch a Christmas campaign to raise funds for Cardiff Short Breaks,CardiffYoung Carers and Vale of Glamorgan Young Carers.