Help us im­prove care qual­ity

Buckinghamshire Advertiser - - OPINION -

A lack of good qual­ity care ser­vices is hav­ing a huge im­pact on fam­i­lies.

Un­co­or­di­nated, un­re­li­able or poor qual­ity care is stress­ful, puts fam­i­lies un­der in­creased pres­sure and can make them ill with worry; that’s on top of the pro­found ef­fect it has on the per­son re­ceiv­ing the care.

Car­ers UK re­search shows that many peo­ple have given up work to care be­cause they can­not al­ways rely on ser­vices, in turn caus­ing long-term fi­nan­cial in­se­cu­rity. Great care trans­forms lives. It helps peo­ple have a good qual­ity of life and en­ables their fam­i­lies to stay in work and main­tain a life out­side of their car­ing role.

Know­ing that Mum or Dad is be­ing well cared for re­ally mat­ters.

We need your help to im­prove the qual­ity of care ser­vices in Eng­land.

Car­ers UK is work­ing with the health and care reg­u­la­tor, the Care Qual­ity Com­mis­sion (CQC), to

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