The Care Act 2014
The Care Act became law in England on 14th May 2014. It gives carers the same right to an assessment of needs and to services as the person they care for.
To help you understand the Care Act Professor Luke Clements has written a helpful overview. This briefing also considers the measures in the Children and Families Act 2014 which impact on young carers, disabled children and their carers.
Click here to download the briefing.