A young carer is a person under 18 who regularly provides emotional and/or practical support and assistance for a family member who is disabled, physically or mentally unwell or who misuses substances.
The Young Carer Team offer information and advise to children and families where there is an identified young carer role present.
For further information please visit the following websites:
Alternatively you can contact the Young Carers Team:
Tel: 01724 296679
In school support can be offered by speaking with Mrs Frost – Safeguarding and Welfare Officer