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Hello and welcome to youngcarers.info . This is the home for professionals supporting young carers and families. If you are a young carer, young adult carer or student carer or family member, please visit:

youngcarers.info has been developed to support the development of policy and practice for young carers and their families (including young adult carers, student carers).

It aims is to:

  • Assist professionals working with and for young carers
  • Provide young carers and their families with information
  • Be a hub of resources and ideas

youngcarers.info is run by Daniel Phelps who has worked in the field of young carers for over 17 years. Daniel worked in the charity sector for 16 years, specialising in policy and practice development for children with caring responsibilities (young carers) and their families. He is now a consultant in the field of young carers and a Researcher based in the Research and Knowledge Exchange Centre at the University of Winchester.

For further information about Daniel, please visit the: