Resources for professionals

Useful links and downloadable resources for professionals to help make caring more visible

LGBTQ+ Toolkit

The aim of this ‘LGBTQ+ Carer Service Toolkit’ is to provide health and social care staff with an increased understanding of unpaid Carers’ issues and rights, and in particular the issues faced by LGBTQ+ Carers.

Care Act 2014

The 2014 Care act outlined further rights financial and otherwise for unpaid Carers, please click on the link below to be taken to the Government fact sheet which breaks down the changes in detail.

Care Act Fact Sheet

Carers UK produced a fact sheet outlining the important changes the Care Act had for the rights of Carers and the role that Carers assessments will have. Please click below to download the factsheet.