We all had great fun last night at Pizza Express. A bit sad for me, as it’s my last official trip/activity – but what a wonderful bunch of young carers. Thank you- Susan
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Laura will take over from Susan as the Craven Young Carer worker at the end of this month. She really enjoyed her first trip out with Craven Young Carers to Malham Tarn Field Centre.
At last month’s youth group session we made spaghetti and marshmallow structures, did some painting and had a guest appearance from Albert (pictured reclining on the floor). Albert was well behaved, and so were the young carers!
Craven Young Carers had great fun at youth group last week. The selfie stick and props proved a good investment! Having fun is awesome.
Two of our carers – Edward Rhodes (age 8) and Brian Eskriett age (89) helped us to celebrate the opening of our new Skipton office today. The ribbon proved to be extra strong, but they managed to cut through it and enjoyed cake and refreshments afterwards. Thank you Edward and Brian. Carers are Awesome. […]
Craven Young Carers had great fun on Sunday the 21st of Jan at Oxygen trampoline park in Leeds.
Craven young carers are very proud that Sam Athersmith was short listed for the Craven Champions ‘Volunteer of the Year’ award. The prize ceremony was at the Conniston Hotel and was a lovely evening. Sam is pictured here with his girlfriend Amy. Thank you Sam – we think you’re AWESOME
The biggest thank you to DWP staff in Leeds for supporting young carers and families for the past 10 years. Today we collected gifts and hampers to be delivered in the Harrogate and Craven areas. Such generosity is a sight to behold! THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU
Craven Young Carers had fun making Christmas crafts last night. We made elves, baubles and pompom snowpeople. Thank you to Morrisons for donating sandwich boxes which were delicious. Also a thank you to Bentham CP School for the use of the Community Room. Happy Christmas!
We are pleased and proud that Sam Athersmith has been shortlisted for a Craven Community Champions Award in the Volunteer of the Year category! We made the nomination because Sam has been so generous with his time in support of young carers. The award was established by Craven District Council and The Craven Herald and is […]
Craven young carers made healthy snacks last night at youth group and then gobbled them up.
Great fun was had last night at youth group in Skipton. We made funny edible faces from healthy ingredients and then gobbled them up
Sam is an awesome person for all kinds of reasons. He has given his freetime to help support young carers at the Skipton youth group for almost 4 years. Recently, he has raised £500 for Craven Young Carers by having his hair and beard shaved off. Sam is Awesome!
Harrogate and Craven Young Carers had an amazing time at Hesketh Farm Park and want to say a HUGE thank you to the Heseltine Family.
Craven Young Carers had a fab time lighting fires and tramping around Malham Tarn. Sarah Deane from the Yorkshire Dales Millennium Trust Green Guardians Project lead the way, and eventually the sun came out. Thank you for supporting young carers. The Yorkshire Dales is an awesome place.
Craven young carers had fun with ‘veggie sculptures’ at youth club last night. As it is Carers’ Week we talked about what it’s like to be a young carer and some thoughts shared included – ‘It’s not always just the physical help, but it’s the emotional stress that can be the hardest’……’Being a young carer […]
Thank you to Matrix Bowling at Skipton for supporting young carers with discounted rates. We had a great time.
A very big THANK YOU to David and Pam Sneath (Maisie’s grandparents) who kindly gave £300 to Craven Young Carers. The Sneaths celebrated their golden wedding and very generously asked for money to be donated to The Carers’ Resource Young Carers rather than have gifts. We’ll put the money to good use – a day at […]