Everywhere, or almost, the “caregivers” are so much better helped…

Since the 90’s, Germany, Austria, Luxembourg, Sweden, Finland, the United Kingdom and Ireland have created benefits to pay for those caring for elderly parents, or in loss of autonomy. This recognition is manifested by a series of measures such as the payment of contributions to old-age insurance and accident insurance for any informal carer. In Japan, the hours of help carried out voluntarily open the right hours help free later, according to a principle called…

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