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Carers UK wants a society that recognises, values and supports carers.

 

Our mission

We’re here to make life better for carers: 

  • We give expert advice, information and support. 
  • We connect carers so no one has to care alone. 
  • We campaign together for lasting change. 
  • We innovate to find new ways to reach and support carers. 

 

Our values

Carers are at the heart of everything we do. We are:

Attentive

  • we welcome everyone and are always supportive and ready to help
  • we listen carefully and respond with expertise and understanding

Ambitious

  • we’re courageous and innovative, aiming high and seeking out new ideas and opportunities that take us forward
  • we are always learning and improving, pushing boundaries to increase our impact

Achievers

  • we are passionate about what we do and tenacious in our pursuit of change
  • we adapt to new challenges and are always striving for excellence
  • we love to collaborate and enjoy working with others to reach our goals.

Latest updates

News
Carers NI Shortlisted as QUB Student Union RAG Charity of the Year
01 March 24

Carers NI Shortlisted as QUB Student Union RAG Charity of the Year - find out more about the campaign and…

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Two million employees set to benefit from Carer’s Leave as final details of new law go through Parliament
28 February 24

Final legislation passed in Parliament yesterday seals a groundbreaking new right for two million employees with unpaid caring responsibilities to…

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MPs and Peers launch survey to gather unpaid carers’ views on their call for a new National Carers Strategy
08 February 24

A cross-party group of MPs and Peers have today launched a new survey to gather the views of unpaid carers…

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Coalition of Carers Organisations statement on Stormont restoration
31 January 24

Coalition of Carers Organisations statement on the significant damage of political stalemate to unpaid carers in Northern Ireland.

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