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There are certain demands, risks and a degree of resilience required to be a carer. This page is an introduction to a range of resources that will help and support you.

Last updated: 18 June 2024

Being a Carer Webinar

Compass held a webinar on being a carer of an older person. Moderated by Caroline Baum our expert panelists included Jenni Dickson, Sarah Walbank, Val Fell and Jonathan Harverson.

Our panellists discussed the demands, risks and resilience involved in being a carer.

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