Carers services guide – Setting up support services for carersOctober 28 2013
This guide published by Help the Hospices provides a framework for organisations planning to set up support services for carers of people with life-limiting and terminal illnesses.
It provides a case for supporting carers, and summarises recent legislation and government initiatives. It also describes a range of existing services, and highlights points to be addressed when setting up a new service. In addition, the guide lists some useful resources at both local and national level.