Manual for Measures of Caring Activities and Outcomes for Children and Young People
Questionnaires to be completed by young carers that can be used as assessment tools.
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MACA YC-18: Multidimensional Assessment of Caring Activities
The MACA is a questionnaire to be completed by young carers that can be used as an indicator of the total amount of caring activity undertaken by a child or young person, as well as six subscale scores for:
- Domestic tasks
- Household management
- Personal care
- Emotional care
- Sibling care
- Financial/practical care.
PANOC YC-20: Positive and Negative Outcomes of Caring
The Positive and Negative Outcomes of Caring (PANOC-YC20) is a questionnaire to be completed by young carers that can be used to provide an index (or score) of the subjective cognitive and emotional impact of caring in young people.