Providing support for young carers and accessible information on the illness
Communication with family and friends is key – listen to your loved ones about the support they need.
Provides support and advice to young people in asking an adult for help.
Provides answers to questions young people may have on the disease, including what support is available for young carers.
Provides clear information to young people about Motor Neurone Disease – in a youth friendly, accessible and interactive way.
Young siblings can:
Get information about disability and conditions, and tips for enjoying life and dealing with feelings.
Chat on the safe moderated forum and share experiences and ideas with other young siblings.
Get help from our team with sibling issues at home and at school.
To 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. Both pieces of legislation promote a whole family approach.