Carers' Resource is the local, specialist carers' centre for the Bradford and Airedale, Harrogate and Ripon, and Craven districts of Yorkshire.

Archive: Jan 2017

Last changed: Friday 30 July, 2021

Young Carers on ITV Calendar

Last changed: Tuesday 31 January, 2017
Young carer George and sister Amelia

Knaresborough young carer George has been a real star on ITV’s Calendar talking about his role looking after sister Amelia, six. The ten-year-old was interviewed at home with mum Lisa as part of the launch of our Harrogate and Knaresborough Young Carers Need You fundraising appeal – and Young Carers…

Young Carers in the News

Last changed: Friday 27 January, 2017

Excellent feature in the Harrogate Advertiser to launch our Harrogate Young Carers Need You fundraising drive. Plus, young carer Stephen Kirk shares his experience and his hopes for the future. He describes our young carers service as someone to ‘catch me if I fall’. Read his account here: Link:…

Young Carers Awareness Day Coverage

Last changed: Friday 27 January, 2017

We’ve had so much support and media coverage today for Young Carers Awareness Day and the real stars are the young carers who deserve recognition for their ongoing and often hard role of caring for a parent or sibling. Make a donation to our Young Carers Need You campaign to…


Last changed: Thursday 26 January, 2017
Harrogate Young Carers Need You

NEW fundraising drive to boost ongoing support for Harrogate Young Carers Support Young Carers –DONATE HERE! We are today launching a new fundraising campaign to help secure vital ongoing support for Harrogate and Knaresborough’s children and young people who look after a parent or sibling with an illness…

Newly-funded CReate service has special focus on working carers

Last changed: Monday 9 January, 2017
Our new CReate team

Carers juggling a job and the demands of looking after someone are the special focus our newly-funded CReate service. We have been awarded Big Lottery Reaching Communities funding for the four-year CReate programme – Carers’ Resource Employment and Training Enterprise. This service aims to help carers to stay…