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Carers and services
 — a review of research
Author(s)Julia Twigg, Karl Atkin, Christina Perring
Corporate AuthorSocial Policy Research Unit - SPRU, University of York; Department of Health (DoH)
PublisherHMSO, London, 1990
Pages93 pp (Social Policy Research Unit discussion paper)
KeywordsFamily care ; Research.
AnnotationThis review draws together current evidence from research examining the relevance and impact of service in support of carers: carer support groups and information services; help with domestic and personal care tasks; medical services; respite care; and family placement and fostering services. Part of a project by the Social Policy Research Unit (SPRU), University of York and funded by the Department of Health (DoH), it forms part of a programme of work on informal care undertaken by the Unit. (RH).
Accession NumberCPA-900503043 B
ClassmarkP6:SJ: 3A

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