Carers are being encouraged to stay healthy in connected through a number of events planned across the county next week to mark national Carers Week.
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While today’s news stories often focus around the financial and demand pressures on the NHS and social services, there’s a silent workforce out there that is more than pulling its weight, and that is also feeling the strain.
Carers are statistically more likely to have higher levels of ill-health and social isolation than the rest of the community. During Carers Week next week, carers are invited to take part in any of a number of organised walks in Devon.
Devon County Council and the NHS are asking carers what they think excellent carers’ services would look like in Devon.