Over 400 young carers from across Scotland will come together at the Scottish Young Carers Festival which takes place between 31 July - 2 August.
Rank employees banged a gong for carers to mark the start of a new partnership to raise money for Carers Trust, the largest charity for carers.
Young carers will meet ministers this week to celebrate their success in gaining major changes to the law after years of campaigning to improve their lives.
Working with nef consulting (new economics foundation) and carers, Carers Trust have created a Social Return on Investment toolkit to demonstrate the true value of a carers break.
The challenging lives of carers of people living with dementia could be transformed if a guide being launched in Parliament today was implemented and followed everywhere, says Carers Trust and Roya