Standing in Solidarity with Carers

Standing in Solidarity with Carers

On Friday 22nd May 2020 we took part in ‘The Global Day of Solidarity’. The purpose of the day was to recognise that COVID-19 is a global threat that needs a shared global response. Everyone, everywhere, needs to be protected from COVID-19 to ensure that no one is...
The importance of Family

The importance of Family

The International Day of Families is observed on the 15th of May every year. The day reflects the importance of families, provides an opportunity to promote awareness of issues relating to families, and increases knowledge of the social,...
Caring in the now and in the future

Caring in the now and in the future

The impact of COVID-19 is now, its immediate and in our local community. The impact will also be long term, lasting and global. Carers are the invisible army who provide a backbone of care and support across all our communities, all over the world. COVID-19 has helped...
#HumansCare | Chinta Devi

#HumansCare | Chinta Devi

Chinta Devi cares for her 52-year-old husband, Mahendra Prasad, who has a mental health condition and epilepsy.  The couple live with two of their daughters and their youngest son. Since becoming part of the carers project in Jharkhand, which is being implemented...
#HumansCare | State-Level Carers Forum

#HumansCare | State-Level Carers Forum

Caring comes in all forms and at all levels and a significant part of our work is advocating for change at policy level. In a drive to promote the voice of carers, our State-Level Carers Forum (SLCF) of Odisha was formally launched this month. Their first meeting was...