It’s National #CarersWeek and Councillor Bev Craig, Executive Member for Adult Health and Wellbeing has made this video of recognition for unpaid Carers. Recognising the contribution unpaid carers make & the challenges they face. She highlights that Manchester has over 65,000 unpaid carers with almost a third providing over 50 hours of care a week for a family member or loved one. To watch the video all you need to do is click on the image.
If you are a Carer and you need support then you can contact our Carers helpline on 0161 27 27 27 0 or email us via firstname.lastname@example.org
Bev mentions the Carers Emergency Fund in her video. For more information on this fund and how to access it please click here.