Resources & CPD

Young Carers in Schools programme offers schools a wide range of free support to make increasing identification, improving outcomes, and gaining a Young Carers in Schools Award as easy as possible.

Developed in association with teachers and school staff who understand the pressures that schools face to deliver the very wide range of demands placed upon them, this support is designed to be as flexible and helpful as possible and includes

  • Webinars, videos and case studies: providing unmissable, expert advice from award-winning schools, unpicking hot topics, and highlighting key guidance on how to apply successfully for a Young Carers in Schools Award.
  • Termly e-newsletters: spotlighting key policy documents and new resources, and the very latest programme news.
  • Schools Supporting Young Carers map: enabling your school to showcase your commitment to young carers via this interactive map.
  • Young Carers in Schools Award: enabling your school to gain recognition from leading charities for effective practice at Bronze, Silver and Gold level.