Giles Meyer, CEO of Carers Trust, said: “This new data blows all previous figures out of the water, revealing a generation of young carers who are being neglected by society."
We are seeking carers' views on the government's social security proposals and these will help to inform our submission to the consultation.
A group of young adult carers in Wales met up in Cardiff to receive media training for speaking in public and giving interviews for TV and radio.
Carers Trust has launched a new online relationship guide for unpaid carers, developed in partnership with OnePlusOne, a relationship research charity.
Five lucky carers and their guests were treated by CLC World Resorts & Hotels to a weekend at one of their venues earlier this month.