The impact of befriending and peer support on family carers of people living with dementia: A mixed methods study.

BACKGROUND Volunteer led befriending and peer support is provided to a wide range of people with varying needs. Despite large numbers of such schemes for carers of people with dementia, there is little evidence for any benefits they may offer. The aim of this research was to investigate the impact of befriending and peer support on carers of people with… CONTINUE READING