Policy initiatives for family carers

H Arksey, A Corden

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This chapter discusses policy initiatives for family carers of people with terminal illness. We focus on the situation in England with some comparisons of innovative approaches in other welfare states, including Canada, Australia and European member states.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationFamily Carers in Palliative Care: A guide for health and social care professionals
EditorsP Hudson, S Payne
Place of PublicationOxford
PublisherOxford University Press
Pagespp. 55-71
Number of pages17
ISBN (Print)978-0-19-921690-1
Publication statusPublished - 2009


  • carers
  • social care services issues
  • health services issues
  • comparative research
  • ill/disabled adults

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