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Carers Week 10 – 16 June

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Carers Week is an annual campaign to raise awareness of caring, highlight the challenges carers face and recognise the contribution they make to families and communities throughout the UK.



Source: Macmillan

Maymay (pictured) used the Macmillan website extensively when researching her mum’s diagnosis and for information on how to support her both physically and emotionally.

Macmillan has a range of resources for health care professionals in secondary and primary care. For help with identifying and supporting carers, you can order or download our guidance here or visit

Our range of free downloadable resources include:

For professionals:

For patients:









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