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A New Journey

Well the YCR crew are well on their way to the next step of the revolution. After years of expressing the need to address young carers within Primary schools, we have finally been approved funding in which to carry out … Continue reading

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Young Carers Revolution x MPs! by Emma

As part of carer’s week the YCR crew had planned an event to meet with MPs and other important people to discuss the following topics: Transitions : Employment : Social Care : Education : Hidden carers : Welfare Reforms : Mental health   

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YCR Host MPs Event!

Watch this space for the forthcoming report and more pictures from the crew.

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Sami presents at the Carers Strategy Group

On Wednesday 17th April I was invited to attend the Carers Strategy meeting at the new City of York Council offices, which was interesting to look around. The purpose of the meeting was to see how the Carers Strategy Group … Continue reading

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The Carers Charity Dinner By Cat

The young adult carers charity dinner was a formal event in which carers, raised awareness about the issues they faced. To do this they made speeches between the courses of a slap up 3 course meal. Also after the speeches … Continue reading

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YCR Response to ‘Dream Again’ City of York Children & Young People’s Plan

The City of York Children & Young People’s Plan is called ‘Dream Again’. YCR members looked at the plan and discussed the five identified priorities for where extra work is needed. The priorities are: Helping all children and young people … Continue reading

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The Children & Young People’s Plan

YCR were in action again this month at the Inspired Youth offices at YSJ Phoenix Centre.   The group came together to look at progress that had been made since the last session.   They learned that their work on … Continue reading

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YCR discussed in Parliamentary Debate!

Thanks to Julian Sturdy MP, the YCR message was loud and clear in Parliament yesterday. See his full speech here : Julian Sturdy YCR Parliamentary Debate

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YCR generating debate in Parliament!

Tomorrow in Parliament, MP Julian Sturdy will lead a debate on young carers issues.   After meeting young carers in York in October, he has seen the Young Carers Revolution film and will be promoting the DVD! Another success for an … Continue reading

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Welcome to our new home!

This BLOG is now the new home of the Young Carers Revolution Campaign!   Here we will keep you up to date with all of our latest news and projects! Thankyou for following us so far, you can still go back … Continue reading

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