Launch of Online Training Course for professionals working with BAME young carers

To mark the Young Carers Awareness Day, the Care2Work partnership is pleased to announce the launch of its interactive digital learning tool “Empowering Professionals to work with Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) Young Carers”. This new e-learning tool has been specifically designed for professionals who work and interact with young BAME carers including youth and social workers, teachers, teaching assistants etc. It is freely available in four language: English, Italian, Greek and Swe...

IARS Response to the Children’s Commissioner report on services provided to young carers by local authorities

Research conducted by the IARS International Institute indicates that BME young carers constitute one of the most, if not the most, marginalised and neglected groups by policy makers, the current administration and independent funders and educators. IARS's work forms part of the EU funded Care to Work project and the findings are now backed up by the December Children’s Commissioner study on the current services provided to young carers by local authorities. The report, titled “Young Carers: The...