Caring will affect us all at some point in our lives. We'll be here for you when that happens. With your help, we can be there for the 6,000 people who start looking after someone each day.

• Battling for greater understanding and support for carers in our society

• Being there for carers with information and advice, right from the start

• Building a network of carer positive employers

Did you know...

Across the UK today 6.5 million people are carers, supporting a loved one who is older, disabled or seriously ill. That’s 1 in 8 adults who care, unpaid, for family and friends. Within our lifetime, there will be 9 million carers.

What makes Carers UK different

Carers UK makes life better for carers

• We give expert advice, information, and support.

• We connect carers so no-one has to care alone.

• We campaign together for lasting change.

• We innovate to find new ways to reach and support carers.

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