Supporting young carers and their families

An introductory guide for professionals including information on identification, impacts, support and legislation for all professionals working with young carers and their families.

 

Siblings in Schools Project

A booklet to help you to identify and support children and young people in your school that are growing up with a brother or sister who is disabled or has special educational needs or a serious long-term condition. 

Sibs Talk

A booklet for children who have a brother or sister who is disabled, has special educational needs or a serious long-term condition.

 

We provide many other different types of resources with specialist booklets on how to support young carers to toolkits that help those working with young carers.

The toolkits include:

We also provide e-bulletins and the Purple News, a magazine for young carers.