Are You A Young Carer?
Young Carers are children or young people under 18, who care for a family member who is ill or disabled. They carry out significant caring role, looking after a family member with a long-term illness, disability, mental health concern or substance misuse issue.
The caring young carers do may include one or more of the following:
Emotional support , Household jobs , Medical care , Personal care , Physical care
If you think you are a Young carer then please join YOUNG CARERS NOTRE DAME
We are here to support you with your education and well-being
We meet once a week for lunch & a chat (Wednesday lunchtime)
We provide mentoring, support and a quiet place to take time out
We organise respite activities
We provide counselling opportunities for those in need
What the Young Carers say…….
“The young carers group at school is a happy place where I can be myself and talk to others who understand my problems”
“I have attended the group for nearly 5 years now and it has really made an impact on my school life”
For more information about the group and local support please contact
Miss Rogers (firstname.lastname@example.org)