A New Strategy for Carers in the UK: IARS Submission of evidence

In March 2016 the UK Department of Health announced their plans to set out a new strategy for carers that reflects their lives, their health and financial concerns and give them the support they need to live well while caring for a family member or friend. In this framework, a call for evidence was announced seeking consultation with carers and the broader sector including care receivers, business, social workers, NHS staff and other professionals that support and work directly with carers. ...
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Press Release: The IARS International Institute celebrates in Parliament 10 yrs of Community-Led Solutions for a Fairer Society

Over 100 leading figures in the international research, policy and practice arenas celebrated the 10th anniversary of The IARS International Institute at a prestigious evening reception that took place on the 4th November 2015 at the House of Commons in London. The Institute’s 10 year celebratory Impact Report was also launched at the event, demonstrating the long-lasting positive impact of community-led research and individual empowerment on marginalised communities worldwide. The Report attes...
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Press Release: Care 2 Work Website Launch: Transforming the lives of thousands of BAME young Carers across Europe

The innovative 2-year EU funded project “Care 2 Work” launches its new website"www.care2work.org". The new website supports the aims of the Erasmus+ funded programme that targets one of the most marginalized communities in Europe, that of the Black Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) young carers with a view to break the cycle of poverty and multiple disadvantage that they face. Interactive training tools, resources, blogs, project updates, events and news are featuring in this new interactive w...
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