Brenda Speakopotamus' public posts and pins

Rowan is 11 and cares for his mother and brother. He wrote a blog called 'A young carer’s perception of children’s rights' in which he "writes about what life is like for young carers, and about how ...

Here's something a young carer has written....

 

"Hi! I’m 17 years old, I love gymnastics, going shopping, and meeting up with friends. I’m also a young carer.

 

A young carer is a person under 18 who ...

Attention, photographers and creative types...

Over the next few weeks we're thinking a lot about the things that young carers sometimes miss out on. Things you don't get to do, or things that are harder to ...