Young Carers’ Day – 14,000 under 18 in Surrey,U.K.

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January 28, 2016 by dontbringlulubook

Young Carers Awareness Day is a national day of recognition for the 700,000 young carers in the UK who work around the clock providing care and support to family and friends.

Young carers are children and young people under 18 years old who provide unpaid care to a family member who is physically or mentally ill, disabled or misuses substances.

In Surrey, there are roughly 14,000 young carers under the age of 18.

And in the London Borough of Hounslow in South West London, this film was produced.

A day in the life of a young carer Help and support is available – visit ttps://

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