Article: Nov 25, 2021
Today is Carers Rights Day, and the Liberal Democrats are continuing to stand up for carers.
The Covid pandemic has shown that we are a nation of carers. But it's also shown how, for this Conservative Government carers are nothing more than an afterthought.
From Ministers' abject failure to protect people in care homes, to their refusal to raise Carer's Allowance when they put up Universal Credit, carers have been forgotten and ignored again and again.