Research and analysis

Future of ageing: family care in the UK

Report looking at how the ageing population will challenge the ways in which family care is provided to older people.


Current and future challenges of family care in the UK


Most care for older people is provided by family members. This review examines the current and future challenges facing family care in the UK and makes recommendations on how to support it more effectively.

This evidence review was commissioned as part of the Foresight future of an ageing population project.

Published 21 August 2015