February Carer & Mental Health News Updates 2023

Latest carer and mental health news for February by carer activist and author Matthew McKenzie

February 2023 Carer and Mental Health news <- read more news items here

For the January edition on unpaid caring and mental health we have

Unpaid Carers in the Workplace – Debbie Hustings – Webinar from Crossroads Surrey on unpaid carers in the workplace.

Carer’s Leave Bill – House of Commons Debate – Gagan Mohindra

Carer Story 4 – Never thought it could be me – Video dramatization of matthew’s carer stories.

The carer network – Matthew McKenzie’s carer network poem

Upcoming events for carers, family members and friends of patients – West London NHS Trust

88 charities form coalition to campaign on unpaid care

Time to Talk – Support for people with dementia and their carers

Carers Trust – Young Carers Pledge

Carers UK Supporting Black, Asian and minority ethnic carers

New racism targets introduced for hospitals just as NHS scraps top race roles

LGBT+ History Month, the GOsC and me

RCSLT news February 2023: prescribing campaign, anti-racism report, and updates from around the UK

Mental Health Nurses Day 2023

New Mental Health Crisis Services launching in south east London