We have several excellent resources for professionals and young people. If you would like to order any, please contact us

This report provides a valuable insight into the daily lives and outcomes for young carers, by using data from the Longitudinal Survey of Young People in England (LSYPE) publically for the first time.
Supportive practice guidance for those who work directly with, or commission services for, young carers and their families. Frank, J. and McLarnon, J. (The Children's Society 2008) Contact us for hard copies, cot £15 (+p&p)
Good practice with young carers and their families. Frank, J. The Children's Society 2002 (in Partnership with The Princess Royal Trust for Carers).
Resources for work with young carers and their families. Kendall, A. The Children's Society 2002 (in partnership with The Princess Royal Trust for Carers).
Learning from the. Experiences of Former Young Carers
A Study of Young Carers and their Needs
Information for teachers and school staff
Information for professionals in youth justice, community safety teams and the police
Support and advice if you have a parent with a disability or illness
Support and advice if you have a brother or sister with a disability
Information for Peer Mentors

We also have:

Schools Notice Board Pack 

containing a Schools Notice Board Poster to inform students of their local young carers support network, a Leaflet outlining how to implement this resource, a Staff Notice Board Poster and the National Resources List to add to and update your notice board

You can also access display material from the Young Carers in Schools Programme:

Exemplar Secondary and Primary School Noticeboard Materials (Step 8) https://professionals.carers.org/step-by-step-guide-raising-awareness-pupils-and-families-about-young-carers

Exemplar staff noticeboard materials (Step 7) https://professionals.carers.org/step-by-step-guide-raising-awareness-schools-staff

GP’s Information Pack

containing a ‘quick checklist for supporting and signposting young carers', a poster for the GP’s waiting room, a poster for the staff room and a Supporting young carers— Information for health professionals leaflet.

Listening to Young Carers’ DVD Pack

a DVD containing chapters where young carers talk about common issues that face them, a useful tool for all agencies working with young carers and their families. Costs £12 (Order Form).

 
The Whole Family Pathway, an online information and signposting resource for all professionals working with young carers and their families.  Developed in partnership with The Princess Royal Trust for Carers and Disabled Parents Network.