Across the UK, many people providing paid and unpaid care – including parents and guardians of children, paid care workers, and unpaid carers – experience poverty, and great physical and emotional pressures. This is because the care they provide remains largely taken for granted and is not properly supported by governments and wider society.
In this toolkit you will find some helpful recommendations and tools that can be used flexibly by anyone who wants to talk more effectively about the value of all care, paid and unpaid, to the UK general public.
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