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

young carers

Calling all Co-op shoppers in Harrogate – young carers need you!

Last changed: Wednesday 28 September, 2016

Help support Harrogate Young Carers when you’re doing your shopping at the Co-op stores in PANNAL and LEEDS ROAD, Harrogate. The Co-op has launched it new Community Fund and Harrogate Young Carers’ service  is to benefit from contributions for the next six months. Our Young Carers’ Service relies on donations…
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Young carers’ summer to remember

Last changed: Wednesday 28 September, 2016

From climbing walls to sailing the high seas – young carers in Craven and Harrogate  who look after a parent or sibling enjoyed a special summer of activities – thanks to the generosity of supporters across the district. Children, some as young as seven, were treated to trips and daring…
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Spotlight on Young Carers

Last changed: Wednesday 10 August, 2016

Young Carers Awareness Day – Thursday, January 28 2016 – shines a spotlight on the role of young carers across the UK. It recognises the vast range of tasks young carers carry out, day-in-day-out – highlighting how some children are missing out on their childhoods because they are looking…
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Hampers bring festive cheer for families

Last changed: Wednesday 10 August, 2016

Young carers and their families in Harrogate and Craven are set to have some of the Christmas stress lifted thanks to a special delivery. For we have received a bumper donation and our staff are now distributing some 90 food hampers and 155 gifts – all thanks to the generosity…
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Success on the cards for Poppy

Last changed: Wednesday 10 August, 2016

Artistic young carer Poppy Neely has won a top prize in a national Christmas card competition. The ten-year-old, of Sutton-in-Craven, near Skipton, impressed judges with her festive design for the annual Carers Trust challenge. Young Carer Poppy’s colourful winning design She looks after brother Jack, seven, who has…
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