New Government letter to identify unpaid carers to help avoid long queues for boosters
It can be very difficult for unpaid carers who cannot leave the person they care for alone for very long, or cannot stand in queues with the person they care for because they may become upset, agitated or exhausted.
The Government has taken steps to ensure that unpaid carers can use a specific letter to identify themselves to gain priority for the booster jabs for COVID-19 along with paid care workers, if there are long queues.
How carers can use the letter:
Carers should print this out and take this with them, or save it onto a device that they have with them.