Young carers

Abby Irwin playing guitar
Abby, a Young Carers in Focus ambassador, reveals how caring for her ill mum inspired her to embark on a musical career and training
11 June 2013
girl giving medicine to her mother, and text about government support for carers
Find out how you can help improve the lives of carers and their families
10 June 2013
young boy caring for his mother
As two bills work their way through parliament, we can significantly help young carers and their families
31 May 2013
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
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
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