• Our Special Issue ‘Care Ethics Thinks the Political’, guest edited by Sophie Bourgault and Fiona Robinson [Vol 4.1] is free to view online until 30 June 2020. Visit the Bristol University Press Special Issue collection here

International Journal of Care and Caring front cover

Six research articles

New research on care in Australia, Canada, Denmark, Finland, the Netherlands, New Zealand and the UK.

  • The cost of caring: Out of pocket expenditures and financial hardship among Canadian carers by Karen Duncan, Shahin Shooshtari, Kerstin Roger, Janet Fast and Jing Han
  • Responses to vulnerability: Care ethics and the technologisation of eldercare by Antti Hämäläinen
  • Cultures of volunteer care: A comparative study of Australia and Denmark by Charlotte Overgaard
  • Caring for older people: relational narratives of attentiveness, commitment and acceptance by Mary Breheny, Barbara Horrell and Christine Stephens
  • Associations between care network types and psychological wellbeing among Dutch older adults by Marjolein Broese van Groenou
  • The impact of social care services on carers’ quality of life by Stacey Rand, Florin Vadean and Julien Forder

Debates and issues

[all IJCC Debates and Issues items are free to view online]

  • Cygnus: A psychoeducational group for carers of people with a personality disorder by Ruth Sutherland, Alice Holland and Sharon Prince
  • Home care takes on the challenge of falls at home: Innovative practice by Mark McGlade and Karen Dening
  • Need for age- and memory-friendly housing environments is urgent! by Erja Hannele Rappe


  • ‘Say, say, say’ by Lila Savage, reviewed by Duncan Fisher
  • The comfort of people by Daniel Miller reviewed by Matthew Lariviere
  • 4th Transforming Care International Conference, 2019 reviewed by Andrew Magnaye

CIRCLE Director, Professor Sue Yeandle is the founding Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Care and Caringa journal of The Policy Press, established in 2017.

Learn more about the IJCC here
Sue Yeandle

Professor Sue Yeandle

Director of CIRCLE

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