Emma Hammett A qualified nurse, author and first aid trainer with over 30 years’ healthcare and teaching experience Unpaid carers are a lifeline to those they look after and are of huge benefit to society as a whole. A staggering 7 million of us in the UK are carers and so the relief to NHS services is truly incalculable. Supporting carers and enabling them to care effectively and lovingly is vital. Our home carers are our forgotten workforce and the…