Supporting Young Carers and their Families: Examples of Practice

Supporting Young Carers and their Families: Examples of Practice

The Department for Education funded Carers Trust between 2010 and 2012 to build a collection of practice examples to support those who commission or develop services.

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The Department for Education funded Carers Trust between 2010 and 2012 to build a collection of practice examples to support those who commission or develop services.

Use these examples to think about how to deliver creative and effective services for young carers and their families.

Each practice example covers the aims and objectives of the initiative, how it was funded and delivered, what was particularly effective and any challenges. Every example provides tips to get you started and contact details if you would like more information on that particular project.

Examples of practice

We have grouped the examples of practice into themes to guide your search: