JSNA Summary 2017/18

Carers

Key fact

Nationally, in 2011 to 2015, male and female carers had a risk of suicide that was almost twice the national average.

Key indicators

Carers: Key indicator 1

Carers provide unpaid care to a child, relative or friend needing help due to age, addiction, mental/physical impairment or illness.

Carers: Key indicator 2

Young carers are under 18s who provide regular or on-going care and emotional support to a family member.

Key information

Key issues

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See Carers Needs Assessment 2017