Latest carer and mental health news for November by carer activist and author Matthew McKenzie
For the November edition on caring and mental health we have
Carers Active | Dance – Carers UK – YouTube Energetic dance routine to help carers get active.
Carers rights day 2022 – Bromley Well – Video from Carers Charity Bromley well on information about carers.
Carers Trust research reveals unpaid family carers experiencing unprecedented financial hardship with many now using food banks – News item on national charity Carers Trust report on how farers are experiencing financial hardship.
Cygnet Health – Carers’ Passport Launch – Launch of the new carer’s passport by private mental health organisation for Carers Rights Day.
Caring for the Carers – Hounslow Council offers support sessions on Carers Rights Day – How Hounslow Council is supporting carers for Carers Rights Day.
Who I Am Matters – CQC Podcast – CQC Podcast on the importance on the experiences of people with a learning disability and autistic people in hospital
Actions not words: The Chief AHP Officer Black, Asian, and Minority Ethnic Strategic Advisory Group (CAHPO BAME SAG) – Ruth Mhlanga Chair of the Chief AHP Officer BAME Strategic Advisory Group on supporting allied health professionals (AHPs) to work towards being anti-racist and anti-discriminatory
Helen Hayes MP visits the Nest, Southwark’s mental health hub for young people – MP Helen Hayes was joined with Cllr Jasmine Ali to meet staff at the service’s drop-in centre in Peckham to discuss the mental health support provided to young people