Carer

Carer, breaking news, photos, comments, social media posts on this topic.

  • The Imperfect Act of Caring Jessica Ryn unpaid carer
    Life

    “I quit my job to become a full-time, unpaid carer for my husband – here’s what I’ve learned” 

  • Carer Kiri Williams
    Careers

    “Emotional, stressful and badly paid” – the reality of working as a carer today

  • Annie Mac
    Life

    Why Annie Mac and Deborah Frances-White are really sharing photos of their 18-year-old selves

Latest Stories

Care homes during pandemic.
Life

What does today’s announcement really mean for care homes this winter?

The government has just announced its “winter care home action plan”.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published
Care workers
Life

MPs just debated a petition to give health and social care workers a pay rise

But it's led to some frustration on Twitter.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published
Immigration bill: clap for carers is hypcritical
Life

The real message we miss when the government claps for our carers

What does the post-Brexit immigration bill mean for social care in the UK?

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published
Coronavirus Stay Alert messaging.
Opinion

This is how “muddled messaging” has cost the lives of the most vulnerable

Emiliy Maitlis has the perfect response to those “stay alert” guidelines.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published
Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published

Why this supporting character in After Life is so important right now

The Netflix series is as divisive as Marmite.

NHS workers
Life

#clapforourcarers is happening every Thursday, so get ready to make some noise

Take a moment to celebrate all the incredible people saving lives.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published
Coronavirus: care workers need more support.
Life

This powerful video calls for more support for care workers who are at “breaking point”

“People really need to get behind us.”

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published
NURSE
Life

Care workers are being called “low-skilled”, and that’s not OK

People are pointing out that carers don't get the recognition they deserve.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published
Nursing gender pay gap.
Life

The real (and sexist) reason nurses don’t get the respect they deserve

Caring for others is a "feminine characteristic", apparently.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published
Gentleman Jack star Suranne Jones
Life

Suranne Jones’s unanswered question to her late mum is relatable to anyone whose parent has dementia

“She would put her top on back to front”

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published
Life

“I won’t lose myself to my partner’s depression”

How life changes when the person you love has a mental illness

Posted by
The Stylist web team
Published
Posted by
Sarah Biddlecombe
Published

Applications open for role as professional panda hugger

Is this the world's best job?