Entries by Hettie Flynn

Harrogate at Christmas!

We would like to say a HUGE thank you to all the generous donations of gifts, hampers and experiences which have made Christmas time so special this year. Thank you: Harrogate Round Table Soroptimist International of HarrogateInner Wheel of Harrogate BrigantesRAF MenwithHillDWP LeedsRudding ParkScriven Scouts

Harrogate Mark’s and Spencer are Awesome

We would like to say a HUGE thank you to the young carers and their families who have fund raised for us at Harrogate’s Marks and Spencer’s. We have been lucky enough to be selected as the store’s charity of the year and have wasted no time in shaking our buckets! Here is young carer Maddie […]

Leeds Ninja Challenge

On Saturday 28th April a small group of our amazing young carers completed the Leeds Ninja Challenge!! A 5k obstacle course, making our way up and down slides, scramble nets, rat run tubes and much more! Well done to all involved 🙂 Much deserved pizza at the end!! Go Team Ninja!

Pony Party!

Lots of fun this afternoon at our Young Carers Pony Party!! Thank you to Follifoot Riding Centre for a great experience! We loved every minute!

Harrogate Theatre Party

Our primary school young carers enjoyed a fun filled party at Harrogate Theatre during the half term. Thanks to a donation from Cardale Asset Management LTD the jungle themed party was a huge success, filling the young carers with imagination and confidence!

Non school uniform day is awesome!

We want to say a big thank you to Hookstone Chase  Primary School for raising a grand total of £246 for our young carers. The school held a non uniform day for Young Carers Awareness Day to let pupils and parents know what support is available in the area. We support several young carers at […]

Young Carers Awareness Day is Awesome

25th January marks Young Carers Awareness Day and we have been bust raising lots of awareness in Harrogate and Craven! We have given assemblies to the whole school at Harrogate High who have had a special young carer focus throughout the whole week. Thank you Harrogate High for being awesome and helping us to raise […]

DWP Donations!

Totally overwhelming seeing all of these incredible Christmas hampers and presents donated by the DWP staff in Leeds!! Thank you so much for supporting young carers and families for the past 10 years!!! You guys are amazing! 🙂

Christmas Present Delivery!

Exciting times delivering Christmas presents to our young carers within school! Here are a few pictures from St Aidan’s C of E High School, Rossett and King James in Knaresborough. Massive thank you to our friends at DWP and Ashville Primary school for donating these amazing gifts!!

Budz Christmas Party!!

Budz Christmas party!! A fun filled night with our young carers, party games, bouncy castle, great food and fabulous presents! Huge thank you to Casino Castles who provided us with our amazing bouncy castle and Mary Tunnicliffe and friends from Inner Wheels Brignates who helped with the organisation of this special event!! Also a massive […]

U Time Christmas Party!

Our Young Carers at U Time youth club thoroughly enjoyed receiving their Christmas gifts!!! Massive thank you to our friends at Vocalink and Lisa Sumpton, family and friends for your generous donations! It really means a lot!

Volunteer Awards are awesome

A huge congratulations to our young volunteer Harry who has scoped not one but two volunteering awards this year! Harry, who is also one of our young carers, won the young volunteer oscar at an awards ceremony of over 400 people. Harry supports us at our primary school aged youth club. Thank you Harry!

Bead Trip!

Throughout half term we visited ‘Bead’ for a creative jewellery making session! Our young carers enjoyed making bracelets, necklaces, key-rings and bookmarks for themselves, friends and family! Big thank you to Gill and Amelia for being such great hosts! What a lovely morning we all had! #Bead #JewelleryBar #Creative

Imagine Spa Trip!

Our young carers feeling relaxed, revitalized and restored after an amazing day yesterday at Imagine Spa! We had full access to leisure and fitness facilities combined with fabulous spa treatments and a private Pilates session! Huge thank you to Carers Trust for kindly donating this trip and thank you to Lizzie our Pilates/Mindfulness instructor! #youngcarers […]

Young and Yorkshire Film!

Some of our Young Carers agreed to perform in the film Young and Yorkshire which is currently being made by North Yorkshire County Council! Our young carers were interviewed at UTime youth club and spoke about their experiences of growing up in North Yorkshire. Such a fun night!! Well done to all involved! #YoungandYorkshire #NYCC […]

Harrogate Birds of Prey

Our young carers meeting some feathered friends! Harrogate Birds of Prey visited Budz youth club for a unique handling experience and educational chat. We had the opportunity to handle 6 different birds which our young carers loved! Huge thank you to HBOP for this very exciting visit! www.HBOP.co.uk