Carers urged to declare themselves in next month’s census

first_img Previous articleTown Council to ask government departments to pay ratesNext articleAtlantic Homecare to close its Letterkenny store with the loss of 18 jobs News Highland Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North WhatsApp Pinterest Google+ Twitter 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic The ‘Carers Count’ Campaign will be officially launched in Donegal this moring.The last Census in 2006 estimated the numbers of Family Carers in Donegal at 5,698 but he Carers Association believes this figure underestimates the current numbers.With this in mind, the Carers Count Campaign sees next months Census as a unique opportunity to quantify the unpaid work of Donegal Family Carers.Frank Goodwin, Chairman of The Carers Association, says this Census should be an oppurtunity for carers to make themselves known…………[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/carer830.mp3[/podcast] WhatsApp Twitter Newsx Advertscenter_img By News Highland – March 10, 2011 Facebook Facebook Carers urged to declare themselves in next month’s census Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Google+ Pinterest RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan firelast_img read more