Young carers

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Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen
The young carers at the heart of this week's census data shared their experiences, and the response has been positive
18 May 2013
Digital team
tired boy sitting on stairs
Tye shares his story of helping to care for his younger brother, who has Asperger's syndrome
17 May 2013
Digital team
young boy
While census data reveals a spike in the number of young carers our report highlights the families young people behind the numbers
16 May 2013
Policy team
Kelly
Kelly, a young carer, shares her experience looking after her mother and younger sister.
16 May 2013
Guest bloggers
young boy caring for his mother
This morning the ONS will release its updated figures for young carers, and we'll release a shocking report
16 May 2013
Digital team
young girl sitting on a set of stairs
In advance of tomorrow's census data on young carers, Joanne shares her experience of caring for her brother
15 May 2013
Digital team
the Palace of Westminster
Our Public Affairs Manager explains why today's opening of parliament can have a real effect on children and families
08 May 2013
Policy team
Children's minister Edward Timpson being interviewed by the young carers
'Young carers face many adversities every day, and it's great to see so many professionals getting together to take steps to improve things for young carers'
02 March 2013
Programme staff
Young Carers and the children's minister Edward Timpson
'We have been working hard over recent weeks to make it clear to politicians and civil servants that young carers are not being provided enough support'
28 February 2013
Policy team
Abby Irwin
'I wrote Shy to Be Human about a part of my life that I have both struggled with and have been blessed by'
27 February 2013, 3 comments
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