All-party Parliamentary Group for Young Carers and Young Adult Carers

The All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Young Carers and Young Adult Carers brings together Parliamentarians from across the political spectrum who are committed to improving the lives of young carers and young adult carers. The group’s mission is to provide a forum for key issues affecting young carers and young adult carers which will be addressed collaboratively by Parliamentarians and other key stakeholder, including young carers and young adult carers. The APPG will hold regular meetings in Parliament with an ambitious agenda of work and will seek to make the very strongest collective case to Central Government as we seek to achieve the best support and services for young carers and young adult carers.

The current officers of the APPG are:

  • Chair: Paul Blomfield MP
  • Vice-Chair: Duncan Baker MP
  • Vice-Chair: Ed Davey MP
  • Vice-Chair: Barbara Keeley MP
  • Officer: Fleur Anderson MP
  • Officer: Gill Furniss MP

Parliamentarians can join the APPG at any time by emailing

To join the list of observers or for any enquiries please contact:

The chair can be contacted by e-mailing

You can also find out about the work of the APPG via Twitter: @APPGYCandYAC

Future confirmed meetings

Tuesday 24 January 2023, 4:30-5:30pm, Zoom – Meeting with the Children’s Commissioner for England.


This is not an official website of the House of Commons or the House of Lords. It has not been approved by either House or its committees. All-Party Parliamentary Groups are informal groups of Members of both Houses with a common interest in particular issues. The views expressed in these webpages are those of the group