You're not on your own.
from people who care.
Caring for the people we love is part of what makes us human. Most of us will be affected by caring at some point, yet many carers find that other people simply do not understand or value their vital role.
Listen to Maryann
Hear Maryann talk about how caring for her mum has affected her whole family. "When mum took ill it was a complete and utter shock to our whole family but we just had to manage and get on with it," she says.
You're not alone
Share your caring story
Help Carers UK reach more people and raise awareness of some of the issues facing carers by telling us about your personal caring experience.