Stories from carers

Care Act Animation - From April 2015, care and support in England is changing for the better. The new Care Act will help to make care and support more consistent across the country.

Video courtesy of The Department of Health.

A video with family carer Jon Harris and Annette King of Digital Birmingham (Birmingham City Council) explaining the benefits digital can bring to those with caring responsibilities.

There are thousands of hidden young carers in England. Our exhibition with award winning photographer Max Alexander shone a spotlight of their lives. Find out more: www.childrenssociety.org.uk/young-carers.

Video courtesy of The Children's Society.

Families and carers provide a vital role in supporting people with mental health problems. We know that this role can sometimes be difficult, demanding and lonely, and we know that there are times when you may need support. We will always do our best to listen to you, respect your views and treatment you with dignity.

Video courtesy of Maudsley NHS

In this short video aimed at patients and carers, Dr Stu Farrimond introduces a number of professionals, patients and carers, who talk about how a more personalised approach to care can improve outcomes.

Video courtesy of NHS Midlands and East.