Are you a young carer? If so Brighton & Hove City Council wants to hear from you. Carers are people who provides unpaid support to family or friends who couldn’t manage without this help. This can mean caring for a relative, partner or friend who is ill, frail, disabled, or has mental health or substance misuse problems.
Young Adult Carers at School, a new report by Carers Trust, the charity for unpaid carers, has shown that one quarter of young adult carers (YACs) aged between 14-25 have been bullied at school because of their caring role. The report also shows that YACs’ physical and mental health was suffering with almost four in […]