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How can people cope with having two lives with being a young carer and living a normal live?

 

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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 ...

QuestionMy daughter has a young carers assessment next week, I was after some information to help her with it but can't find anything on this new site. Can you send me some information please

 

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My mum has a disabilty that i am not sure of the name of, but she struggles to walk alone without support of now currently changed from a stick into crutches, or me. I'm really worried about her because ...

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 ...