The QT

Tuesday 14 May 2024

Support scheme reaches out to unpaid carers

A new initiative is aiming to provide help for carers in South Tyneside. Dan Sheridan speaks to one man in full-time employment who has been looking after his nearest and dearest since the age of five
  • Connected Caring scheme hoping to reach 14,000 unidentified carers
  • Some people may not realise they are eligible
  • Council wants to spread support to those that need it most


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