Being a carer is often not a choice

October 12 2019 - 10:11pm
Anyone at any time can become a carer: National Carers Week will run from Sunday, October 13 to Saturday, October 19 this year.

A carer Anne said, "Full time care was required for my baby boy shortly after birth. Patrick is now in his 40s and still needs many hours of support each day - as a carer you really are on duty 24/7.

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