The Perth and Kinross Young Carers Strategy 2015-18 aims to outline how agencies will work together with parents, children and young people to:
By implementing these objectives we aim to:
For the full Young Carers Strategy report please follow the link below:
The Young Carers Strategy Monitoring group is responsible for ensuring that the Local Authority, NHS and the Third Sector are reaching the aims and objectives of the Young Carers Strategy.
The minutes from these meetings are available below.
This year the Young Carers team have organized a jam-packed Christmas Extravaganza on the 15th December, 11am to 3pm at The Gateway in Perth.
The Scottish Government is consulting on the development of the policy and regulations for the Young Carer Grant, a new benefit which will be delivered by Social Security Scotland.
Last night the BBC shone a light into the reality of being a young carer. This is Katie's story.