A Carers Life is…

A really insightful piece from Trevor Clower. Trevor organises the Carers Road Shows every year. You can follow his posts and activities through his blog.

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A Carers life is a busy one for calls
Doctors
Receptionists
Pharmacists
Pills, bed sores, bandages & falls
A Carers life is always short of time
Appointments
Visitors
Deliveries
When their late & there’s no sign

A Carers life is frustratingly annoying
Professionals
Professors
Academics
They know best … become appalling

A Carers life is a professional one, is a pain
Qualified
Expert
Experienced
But no one slaps any letters after your name

A Carers life is popular, like the teams rowing boat cox
Assessment
Opinion
Consulted
But you get little feedback, like you’ve just ticked a box

A Carers life is relentless, needing super powers
Services offer
2 hours in a morning
2 hours in an evening
The Carer has pick up the other twenty hours

A Carers life is an invisible one, your not
Asked
Informed
Considered
In any health plan, discharge plan or plot  

A Carers…

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