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The manager of the Carers’ Association in Kerry has welcomed the restoration of the Respite Care Grant in the Budget.

Carers Association
But Karen Gearon says carers are disappointed their work is still not recognised as pensionable.
The association represents about 6,000 carers in Kerry.
Ms Gearon says they’ll keep on highlighting their pension rights.