The Carers Trust representative for the Scottish Youth Parliament Lauren Baigrie, is currently consulting with young carers all over Scotland, identifying the challenges they face and feeding them back to the Scottish Government.
Lauren will present her findings as part of the 'Right Here, Right Now' campaign on the 18th April, where a specially selected group of politicians will be present to hear and act upon issues young people are facing across the country.
To give your young people the chance to participate we would appreciate if any interested young people could complete this survey. Follow the link here:
Lauren is really keen that in her role as MSYP she represents as many young carer's views as possible.
We would be very grateful for your help in achieving this.
The purpose of Young Carers Awareness Day is to raise public awareness of the challenges faced by young people because of their caring role.
The end of last year was a very busy time for our Young Carers as always! Read on to find out what they got up to!
We are delighted to announce that Young Carers have been awarded a grant from The Crerar Trust. This funding will prove invaluable in helping us to plan a fun, action packed respite programme for all.