Carers Strategy

Working in Partnership with Carers”

The Key Principles of ‘Caring for Carers – Recognising, valuing and supporting the Caring Role’

The Department of Health for Northern Ireland produced a consultation document, called Valuing Carers in 2002. The ‘Caring for Carers’ regional strategy followed in 2006. The following key principles were identified as fundamental to a Northern Ireland strategy.

The Western Trust accepts and embraces these principles as being at the core of its own strategy.
For more information click on the document title to view the full Carers Strategy Document – Working in Partnership with Carers