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QuestionSo i am a pupil in school at the age of 15 and have had my mother go in and out of hospital with a serious disease of C.O.P.D. This is when her chest is very tight and even the simplest things she ...

QuestionMy brother causes frustration in our house most of the time. My parents and I really struggle everyday. When we are out in public when he throws a tantrum like a 2 year old, everyone seems to turn and ...

A drama group is asking for your help Smile emoticon

We received the below message - would you like to comment and help the group raise awareness of young carers? We'll pass on your comments (anonymously, of course!)

 

QuestionI'm at this point where I would like to find an apprenticeship but the ones I've found are an hour away from here and I won't be home enough to care for mum the way I do now. I'm scared to leave her on her ...

I look after a parent

Some young people look after one or both of their parents. It can feel good to help them, but there might be things that worry you or stress you out as well.

 

If the caring that you do ...

I'm worried about my mum. She's out drinking most nights and leaves me to look after my younger sisters. i'm fifteen and in my final year of school so i'm doing my GCSE's. i struggle to cope enough with my ...

My brother/sister get all the attention!

Even if your parents are really struggling with looking after your brother/sister, it’s okay for you to want some time that’s all about you!

  • Try telling your ...