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Alistair Burt, Minister of State for Community and Social Care, and lead Minister for carers across Government, launches this listening exercise and talks about why consulting on the carers strategy is so important. Have your say and read more by clicking here

Carers Week is 6-12 June 2016 – get involved and help us build Carer Friendly Communities across the UK!. Click here for more information
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The advice in this booklet will help you if you look after a friend or family member or have any form of caring responsibilities, Click here to download your copy

Dementia: Understanding and Managing Behaviour; A new on line FREE course to help care for someone with Dementia. Click here for further details
On line training tool for people working with Adult and Young Carers. Click here to view the course. NOTE if you are a member of staff of Surrey County Council please use this link from within the Surrey County Council Network
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Do you support Carers? You may just find the training course that meets your needs by clicking here

Children’s mental health: new online resources for adults. Click here to learn more

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This popular multi agency introductory course provides a thought provoking insight into the difficulties carers face in looking after a family member or friend. If you work with Carers book onto the FREE course now! Click here
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Vew the current Carers Strategy Priorities in Surrey (pdf doc) View ' A Life Outside of Caring' A joint Carers Commissioning and Development Strategy for Surrey

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This workshop will help practitioners to implement the changes in legislation for young carers and their families outlined in the Care Act 2014 and the Children and Families Act 2014. Both. Click here for more information and to book
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Surrey Carers Commissioning and Development Strategy. Click here to download your copy
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The New 'Making It Real For Young Carers is now published.Download your copy today!
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2 new documents to guide local authorities and others on how they should work supporting Young Carers. Click here to download The Memorandum of Understanding. Click here to downloadYoung Carers Supporting Information.
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Upfront is a simple tool for carers who are new to the maze of benefits and entitlements. Click here for more details

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Business and Administration Apprenticeship working with Carers. Click here for further information

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NHS England has now published the Memorandum of Understanding. Click here for more information
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A year on from the Care Act and the Children & Families Act, Tom Magner investigates the impact of the new legal duty on local councils to identify and support young carers. Click here to watch the programme
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Whether you’re an experienced writer or have never expressed yourself through creative writing before, Carers UK would love to hear from you. Click here for more information

'Hidden army' of carers in their 80s, says Age UK. Click here for more

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