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Young Carers - Tools & Resources for Practitioners

Please view the downloads section for tools and resoucres available to practitioners supporting Young Carers, including:

Young Carers in Schools presentation - Key information about Young Carers.

Multidimensional Assessment of Caring Activities - a questionnaire to be completed by young carers (an 18-item self-report measure) that can be used to provide an index (or score) of the total amount of caring activity undertaken by a child or young person.

Whole Family Pathway - Using the Whole Family Pathway will help practitioners to implement the changes in legislation for young carers and their families outlined in the Care Act 2014 and Children and Families Act 2014.