It’s time for unpaid carers in Wales to be recognised as the third pillar of our health and social care system

‘Hundreds of thousands of unpaid carers, the vital third pillar of the social care and health system in Wales, have remained largely unrecognised and unsupported despite their selfless contribution during the pandemic.’

Findings from Carers Wales’ COVID19 BRIEFING: Impact on Unpaid Carers in Wales paint a worrying picture about the fragility of support to carers before the pressures of COVID-19 hit and during the pandemic. Download the full report below: