Intro; Can I Tell You About ... Being a young carer?; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Introducing Carly who is a young carer; The kinds of things I do as a young carer; Why do I care for my mum?; How does caring make me feel?; What are my worries and concerns as a young carer?; How does caring affect my relationships?; Caring can be good; What can I do to help myself?; What can others do to help me?; Useful resources, organisations and websites; Blank Page
This illustrated book is an introduction to life as a young carer. Follow Carly as we learn what responsibilities she has in the home why she cares for her mum, her worries and concerns, as well as all the positive aspects of being a carer. Carly's story raises awareness about the needs of young carers for children, families and professionals.