Practice Guidance

Working with carers of adults with mental health needs: quick guide

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Introduction

Key messages There are an estimated 7 million carers in the UK. One-third of carers care for someone with mental health needs: 11% of these care for someone with mental health needs and 22% with both mental health needs and a physical condition (NHS Digital, 2010). This equates to 2.3 million carers caring for someone […]

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