Young carers awareness
This short need to know session will help you understand 'what it mean to be a young carer'. You will also gain awareness of the recent legislative changes that have had implications on how professionals and the wider community can identify, support and safeguarding a family.
By the end of this course you will be able to:
- understand what we mean by a young carer and hidden young carers
- understand how to identify and assess the needs of a young carer
- understand what factors increase a young carers vulnerability
- explore the needs of a young carer when moving into adulthood.
Due to current situation regarding COVID-19 our multi-agency training calendar has been suspended until January 2021.