Young Carers
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Making It Real For Young Carers
Young Carers and Health Conferenence
The conference took place in March 2016 in London. All presentations used on the day are available here in both Powerpoint and PDF format. Also watch the video which supports the material.

Supporting Young Carers; the role of Nurses and Public Health -Wendy Nicholson Lead Nurse Children, young people & families Public Health England
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Making Stuff happen a Case Study - Kirsty Fleetwood, Community Development Manger Virgin Care
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Workshop A    
Young Carers and Mental Health

Working together; A Memorandum of Understanding - Dave Ross NHS England
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Making it Real; Two Case Studies - Paula Cruise, Tahlima Begum, Jen Kenward NHS England
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Main Conference

Workshops

Making A Step Change - The Making a step change: Putting it into practice project will provide consultation, information and support to six Local Authority Trailblazers to assist them to develop:

1. Models of collaborative whole family approaches to support individuals with care needs to prevent young carers having to offer  inappropriate levels of care
2. Models of developing assessment and support services which specifically address the needs of young carers and their families
3. Processes for identification of the number of local young carers
4. Measures to assess the impact of the new duties in the Care Act 2014 and Children and Families Act 2014
5 . Work collaboratively with schools to better identify and support young carers their families

Other Useful Material
Young Carers Wish List - (PDF document)
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