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Delivering amazon vouchers to young carers during the coronavirus pandemic

Thursday 16 July 2020 / Young Carers
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Our Pembrokeshire Young Carers service has been delivering Amazon vouchers to local young carers.

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Supporting young carers during lockdown

Friday 05 June 2020 / Young people, Young Carers
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Becky, a young person’s practitioner, shares how we've been supporting young carers in Lanarkshire since lockdown began.

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Young carers – who are they and how are they impacted?

Thursday 30 January 2020 / Young Carers
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Every day across the UK thousands of young carers help to look after someone in their family who is ill or disabled.

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Who is caring for the young carers?

Friday 09 June 2017 / Young Carers
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Young carers often have to do things things that other children don't even have to think about.

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Chesterfield young carer wins Children of Courage Award

Friday 07 October 2016 / Young Carers
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For as long as she can remember, 12-year-old Emily Kay has cared for her mum and brothers.

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