Who cares for the carers

Late last month on this program we discussed the projected growth of dementia sufferers to 400,000 by the year 2020.

In an ageing population such as our own, it is impossible to ignore statistics like this, especially when many of us are familiar with the needs of the ageing in our own families.

But something we really shouldn’t forget is that Carers also need help!

To tell us about a new report, Barriers to Mature Age Employment, National Seniors Australia’s Chief Executive Michael O’Neal, spoke to Angus Randall.

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Producer: Bill Walter

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