Young Carers Action Day 2021

Young Carers Action Day 2021

March 16 2021 What is Young Carers Action Day (YCAD)? Young Carers Action Day is an annual event, organised by Carers Trust. It has taken place over the last six years to raise awareness of young carers and the incredible contribution they make to their families and...
The Young Carers Package

The Young Carers Package

The Young Carers Package is a special bundle of treats available to all young carers, aged 11 to 18 inclusive in Scotland. It’s filled with special treats to help them make the most of their free time and support them in their caring role. Best of all,...
Protect Scotland App

Protect Scotland App

Stakeholder Toolkit A dedicated website has been set up to support the app. www.protect.scot Download the Protect Scotland App How it works Why use the app? How we use your data Frequently asked questions >> DOWNLOAD THE...
FAMS.Chat Listening Ear Telephone Service

FAMS.Chat Listening Ear Telephone Service

Are you a child, young person or adult living in fear, confusion, hopelessness, loneliness? Are you living with financial pressures, addiction, neglect, emotional, physical or sexual abuse? Are you struggling to feel connected in a complicated family relationship,...
From Scotland’s Young People

From Scotland’s Young People

SYP’s Manifesto 2021-2026 The Scottish Youth Parliament (SYP) would like your views to inform their 2021-26 Manifesto ‘From Scotland’s Young People’. As the democratically elected voice of Scotland’s young people, the issues we focus and...
Education Scotland Signposting, Advice and Support

Education Scotland Signposting, Advice and Support

Education Scotland Inclusion, Wellbeing and Equality – Signposting, Advice and Support 16/04/20 Signposting for teachers, parents, and children and young people who may be more vulnerable during this time of school closures and social isolation. Please view the...
The Coronavirus Act

The Coronavirus Act

The Coronavirus Act Your Questions Answered This article will be updated regularly to keep pace with developments as they happen. This is Version One, Published on the 31st March 2020. Why is there a Coronavirus Act? The Act is designed to strengthen the government’s...
Coronavirus Guidance

Coronavirus Guidance

There’s been a lot of news in the media recently about the coronavirus. If you are worried that you or someone you look after may be at risk, NHS 111 can offer direct guidance as they have set up an online coronavirus helpline. You can also call 111, letting...
Secret Santa Young Carers Survey

Secret Santa Young Carers Survey

Being a young carer during the Christmas holidays. Action for Children is conducting this confidential survey to explore what the Christmas holidays are like for children and young people who care for a relative. We will use the results of the survey to highlight the...