The Carer applied for Short Breaks funding to go on a holiday to visit family that they hadn’t seen for over 20 years.
Since receiving the funding their own health & wellbeing improved as did their ability to continue in their caring role
Cares for their son, who suffers from mental health issues. The Carer applied for Short Breaks funding to purchase a tablet to enable them to have time to themselves
B is 64 and cares for her daughter who is 41. Her daughter has mental health problems and physical health problems. B also has her own health problems.