And below is a direct link to their e-learning module for school staff looking to find ways to support young carers in school:
www.actionforchildren.org.uk– Action for Children supports and speaks out for the UK’s most vulnerable and neglected children and young people, for as long as it takes to make a difference in their lives. This link will take you to AFC website with information about projects across the UK.
www.nhs.uk/CarersDirect/young– NHS Young carers hub. full of useful information around school and young carers, fitting in a social life and dealing with your feelings.
www.carers.org– Action, Health and advice for both adult and young carers.
www.kooth.com– Free online counselling for young people.
To visit the Great Ormand Street Hospital for Children website click www.gosh.nhs.uk.
www.cornwallcarers.org.uk– Advice on training, benefits, assessments and carer’s support gouts visit Cornwall Carers site.