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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Caregiver

A caregiver or carer is an unpaid or paid person from the social network who provides help with .... Caregivers have a vital role in supporting people with managing their medications at home. ..... Terms such as "voluntary caregiver" and "informal carer" are also used occasionally, but these terms have been criticized by carers ...

pilotsmartcare.eu/topics/service-requirements/informal-carers.html

Those who are carers often don't think of themselves as carers, because they consider it as natural to take care of their child with special needs, their spouse, ...

www.healthknowledge.org.uk/public-health-textbook/medical-sociology-policy-economics/4b-health-care/section9

Health Care: Section 2. The Role of Informal Carers in Community Care The Department of Health has reported that there were an estimated 1.72 million clients ...

meteor.aihw.gov.au/content/index.phtml/itemId/269485

The relationship of the informal carer to the person for whom they care. ... where the carers are unpaid (other than pension or benefit) play a critical role in ... importance in assessing the ongoing needs of clients and their carers, and in service ...

www.aihw.gov.au/informal-care-ageing

Many Australians need assistance with different activities in their lives, whether this is due to ... Informal carers play an important role in the lives of many people.

www.thinklocalactpersonal.org.uk/_assets/resources/personalisation/carers/innovationfund/the_needs_of_informal_carers_of_those_living_with_dementia.pdf

May 2, 2011 ... Informal carers are entitled to an assessment of their needs in order to access help .... Many carers see their caring role as part of their personal ...

www.kingsfund.org.uk/sites/files/kf/Securing_Good_Care_Chapter_8.pdf

Informal carers provide personal care and monitor medication, but they generally ..... The current provision of services to support carers in their role varies ...

www.oecd.org/els/health-systems/47884865.pdf

Supporting the role of informal carers (family and friends providing mostly ... their self-esteem, it can be difficult for working-age carers to combine paid work.

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3778435

A widespread finding in research with informal carers is that many people do not identify with the term 'carer' because they perceive their helping activities as a ...