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
New Mental Health Crisis Services launching in south east London