Free PPE for unpaid carers

Department of Health and Social Care are offering unpaid carers across the country who do not live with the people they care for can now benefit from free PPE through a new national scheme, the government has confirmed.

  • Protective equipment to be provided to keep unpaid carers and those they care for safe
  • Minister for Care encourages councils to take part as two-thirds of local authorities already signed up to assist with supply
  • New distribution routes being set up to support delivery to those who need it

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