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Carer support in the community
 — evaluation of the Department of Health initiative: "Demonstration districts for informal carers" 1986-1989
Author(s)Dione Hills
Corporate AuthorDepartment of Health Social Services Inspectorate - DoH SSI; Tavistock Institute for Human Relations
PublisherHMSO, London, 1991
Pages104 pp (Caring for people)
KeywordsFamily care ; Community care ; Voluntary agencies ; Evaluation.
AnnotationThis report provides a brief account of an experiment set up by the Department of Health (DoH) to look at ways in which the voluntary sector could provide support for carers. The Demonstration Districts for Informal Carers Programme was established as consortia in three local authority areas (East Sussex, Sandwell and Stockport) as part of the DoH's "Helping the Community to Care" Initiative. (RH).
Accession NumberCPA-910311003
ClassmarkP6:SJ: PA: PK: 4C

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