Young Carers

Haileybury Turnford has been able to identify children who are young carers – and whose families may not have previously realised they qualified as such.

A young carer is described as someone under the age of 18 who helps to look after a relative with a disability, illness, mental health condition or drug or alcohol problem, or younger sibling.

If you are a young carer you will be able to find useful information below.


Young Carers identified and supported at school