From April 2020 you can be considered for Funded Family Care if you are a spouse or have a child under 18 with high/complex support needs. Young people aged 16-17 will also be eligible for FFC.
Sadly, there can be instances when abuse, neglect, or violence happens to vulnerable people.
Having good relationships with others is important for our wellbeing. So how can we keep up relationships with people we like and enjoy? The responsibilities and time demands of a caring role can mean less time is made for socialising. For our own wellbeing’s sake, how can we avoid becoming socially isolated, or lonely?
If you support an older loved one, this resource may help!
Advice and ideas for young carers, developed with guidance from Young Carers NZ!
Download our new resource for those who are older and who provide assistance for a family member or friend.