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September Carer News Updates 2022

SEPTEMBER 2022 Carer and Mental Health news <- read more news items here

For the September edition on caring and mental health we have

How is the cost of living crisis affecting unpaid care? – Report that looks into the struggles unpaid carers are facing.

State of Caring conference 2022 – Carers UK conference with updates and campaigns, plus a chance to network with other carers.

Whiteness and Race Equality network. Training opportunities to increase participation in peer review – Conference at how race operates in the research and publication. For more details, check my ethnic carer forum update for September.

Allied Health Professions (AHPs) Deliver: Implementation Framework – The framework gives guidance on how the AHPs strategy for England: should be applied during the five years of its lifespan, 2022-2027.

‘London, You Good?’ NHS campaign launches to encourage young people to seek help for mental health problems : West London Health Trust – Campaign to encourage young people to come forward for support early and potentially prevent experiencing a mental health emergency


February Carer News Updates 2022

The latest edition of my online carer, mental health and ethnic mental health news is out for February.



For this month’s edition we have

How Carers Can Face A ‘Tsumani Of Loneliness – Lorraine – Interview about how carers battle loneliness

Unpaid carers continue to suffer poorer health- with some groups adversely affected – Carers UK – Carers UK’s report into how specific groups of carers have their health affected, which I was honoured to contribute

MP Caroline Ansell joins group to support carers’ rights – MP Caroline Ansell joins the All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for carers, which has been rebooted by Dame Caroline Dinenage.

One week in… – Carers Trust – Carers Trust’s new CEO Kirsty McHugh writes a blog on what she has learned so far regarding unpaid carers. She also talks about Carers Trust recent survey, which I have also included in my newsletter.

Radical action needed to tackle racial health inequality in NHS, says damning report – Report on what is needed to tackle “overwhelming” minority ethnic health inequalities in the NHS.

I also have news updates from CQC’s response to new chair, Liberal Democrats carer campaigns, Joint Committee meeting on Human Rights and mental health, Black Health Matters – Psychosis, Therapy and Black Communities discussion and many more.

You can learn about the above and more by clicking on the link below.

February Carer news