8-14th June 2015 is Carer’s Week in the UK. This annual campaign aims to raise awareness of caring, highlight the challenges carers face and recognise the contribution they make to families and communities throughout the UK. You can read more about Carer’s Week at http://www.carersweek.org/.
To show our support for this campaign we are making a collection of our journal articles free for the week.
Carers’ perspectives on choosing a care home for a relative with dementia (Katz et al, 2013)
Fragmentation and competition: voluntary organisations’ experiences of support for family carers (Moriarty and Manthorpe, 2014)
Emerging from out of the shadows? Service user and carer involvement in systematic reviews (Braye and Preston-Shoot, 2005)
Assessment of informal carers: what implications will the new Strategy for Carers have? (Mackenzie and Greenwood, 2008)
If you’re researching caring, you might also be interested in the following books: