It was Young Carers Awareness Day on 31 January 2019 and we had lots of free resources for you to download.

Materials to use in schools to help raise awareness of Young Carers Awareness Day 2019 

Materials to help promote Young Carers Awareness Day 2019 and to encourage people to get involved

Further information 

Young Carers Awareness Day

Each year Carers Trust organises Young Carers Awareness Day. 

The purpose of the day is to raise public awareness of the challenges faced by young people because of their caring role, and to campaign for greater support for young carers and their needs. 

Find out more about Young Carers Awareness Day 2019.

Carers Trust's #CareForMeToo campaign

Being a young carer is a risk factor for the mental health of children and young people. #CareForMeToo is a new Carers Trust campaign that aims to raise awareness about mental health and improve support for young carers. 

Find out more about our #CareForMeToo campaign.