2017 GSK IMPACT Awards: Carers Leeds

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  • Posted:Thursday 18 May 2017

There are an estimated 73,000 carers in Leeds and nationally 82 per cent of carers say caring negatively impacts on their health. Carers Leeds has become the single point of access to services for carers, and brought together four voluntary and one NHS service provider in order to offer excellent and innovative support to all adult carers in Leeds.


Carers Leeds is providing crucial support for people with caring responsibilities. It demonstrates excellent leadership in developing new approaches to meeting carers’ needs. By becoming the single point of access for carers in Leeds, it is helping people navigate a complex system and receive the advice and support they need.

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