New Name for Carers Charity

by Antonia

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Today is the day that I (unashamedly) use my blog to post a press release about a charity to which I am honoured to be associated…

New Name for Carers Charity

A local charity dedicated to supporting unpaid carers is waking up to a new name this morning (22/10/14) as Crossroads Care Swansea Neath Port Talbot (SNPT) has become Carers Trust Swansea Bay.

CT Wales Swansea Bay logo

The decision has come as a result of the 2012 merger of the national charities Crossroads Care and the Princess Royal Trust for Carers, creating a new organisation called Carers Trust. Both of the founding charities became leaders in their respective fields, sharing a vision that carers should be supported and recognised as valuable citizens and treated with respect and dignity. Crossroads Care was set up in 1974 and developed a network of localised schemes who would meet the specific needs of carers in their region. Crossroads…

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