The Other Side of Empowerment

Here, a patient carer shares their experiences of what it is really like to be a parent carer and needing to regularly access services.

“It’s exhausting because it’s so damned hard. Parenting is tough but dealing with the system is tougher. It drains.”

“Sadly this empowerment is a mere shadow. It does not have empathy. It does not care.”

“I don’t feel empowered. I feel alone. Unheard. Uncared for. Exhausted. Attacked. Rejected, Guilty.”

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