The government is to unveil its New Deal for Carers, which will see £33m used for measures to help people who care for elderly or disabled relatives.

Most of the money, £25m, will go to local authorities to fund emergency respite care for people who need a break from the demands of their role.

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The government is to unveil its New Deal for Carers, which will see£33m used for measures to help people who care for elderly or disabled relatives.

Most of the money,£25m, will go to local authorities to fund emergency respite care for people who need a break from the demands of their role.

Read more here