There are a number of rights for Carers which have been developed. This page outlines the legislation which is currently available, it also outlines guidance documents which have been developed to support the effect delivery of the legislation and other documents which have been developed to inform Carers and those working with Carers.
Making Decisions: a guide for family and friends and other unpaid Carers". The book outlines the new law called ' The Mental Capacity Act' which became law in April 2007.
Who Cares Wins Carers Uk Publication The Social and Business Benefits of Supporting Working Carers
Carers, Employment and Services in their Local Context Carers UK Publication
Managing Caring and Employment (Carers UK document)
Diversity in Caring: towards equality for carers (Carers Uk document)
Stages and Transitions in the Experience of Caring (Carers UK document)
More than a Job Working Carers:Evidence from the 2001 Census (Carers UK document)
Managing More than Most: A statistical analysis of families withsick or disabled children (Carers UK document)
IN POOR HEALTH The impact of caring on health (Carers Uk document)
Supporting Carers A GP Guide
Living well with dementia: A National Dementia Strategy
Supporting disabled parents A family or a fragmented approach
Carers Rights Guide
Caring for Sick or Disabled Children: Parents experiences of combining work and care