Welcome to the latest edition of Carers in Bedfordshire’s Carers Magazine, highlighting the latest national news and local services available to Bedfordshire’s unpaid family carers.

This edition looks at the importance of carers managing their own health and the need to recognise male carers. There are carer stories from Michael whose carers grant has helped his wellbeing, Darren who finds running helps him with his mental health and Sam, a young sibling carer, who has achieved his ambitions with the right support.