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Who Cares?


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The last in the present series introduced by Jonathan Miller
A Better Deal for Carers
Carers are in the front line of the government's community care policy. They save the State billions of pounds. But the support they get in return is often inadequate - some say scandalously so. Margo MacDonald chairs this final programme in the series and asks what should be done to boost the support on offer to Britain's carers. With
Jill Pitkeathley , director of the Carers National Association and David Mellor , Minister of State for Health.
Directed by MARY SPRENT
Produced by TONY MATTHEWS (e)
'Caring at Home' by Nancy Kohner is available free to carers. Please send a large sae with 50p stamp to: [address removed]


Introduced By: Jonathan Miller
Unknown: Margo MacDonald
Unknown: Jill Pitkeathley
Unknown: David Mellor
Directed By: Mary Sprent
Produced By: Tony Matthews
Unknown: Nancy Kohner

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