Entries by Helen

Cinema and Boxing trip 4th April

On Monday 4th April come and see Batman vs Superman at Harrogate Odeon then boxing at H Hour Gym. Cost will be £5. Exact times not yet confirmed. Please contact the young carer team if you would like to come . Places are limited and will be allocated on a first come first served basis.

Children in Need is Awesome!

The Budz had lots of fun making Pudsey themed treats. Children in Need is a truly awesome charity which helps us to support young carers through their grants. Thanks to them and to everyone who donated on the night making it possible!

Winning £50 would be Awesome!

Carers’ Trust need your opinions – click here to complete a quick survey – should take less than 10 minutes and you could be the lucky winner of vouchers worth from £10 to £50. They want to hear from young carers from all over the country. Thanks!

Carers Week is Awesome

8 – 14 June is Carers Week so get everyone talking about carers and especially young carers . Ask to do an assembly at school or hold a bake sale maybe?

Life in a Spin Game is Awesome!

Carers Trust have developed an online game to explain to people what life is like as a young adult carer, trying to juggle all the demands of life. You have to keep all the plates spinning – good luck! Click to play Life in a Spin

Saks is awesome

Fab day of pampering for some of our young carers courtesy of Saks Ilkey – thanks! A good hair day for carers (From Wharfedale Observer).

Matter is awesome

Matter is run by Carers Trust and gives young adult carers in the UK a space to connect, share advice and access trusted support. “Come on in and tell us what matters to you.”  Click here

Babble is awesome

Babble is run by Carers Trust and is an online community space where young carers can chat, comment, share their experiences and access information and advice.  Have you checked it out yet?  Click here

Emily’s card is awesome

BUDDING artist and young carer Emily Wood has scooped a top prize in the national Carers Trust Christmas card competition – proud of you Emily! Young carer from Cononley wins national Christmas card competition (From Craven Herald).