Bridging the gap between Young Carers and their support network

Are you under 18 years old? Do you look after your parent, brother or sister, a grandparent or a family member? The person you care for may have a physical or learning disability, a long-term physical or mental illness, or a drug or alcohol problem.

Make an application for the app or identity card by filling in this form:

Apply for the app or card

For Young Carers

Are you under 18? Do you look after a parent, brother, sister, grandparent, other relative or friend? There is help available to support you. Click the link below for more information.

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For Young Carers

For Parents

Is your child a Young Carer? Extra help is available to support them by working with the Action for Children team, the school and the new AiDi app. Click the link below for more information.

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For Parents

For Schools

This new and innovative app is suitable to support your school's Young Carers led by the Action for Children team. Click the link below for more information.

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For Schools

The app offers...

  • Digital identity card

    Digital identity card

    To receive the recognition and support that young carers deserve

  • Ping your school or college

    Ping your school or college

    An easy way to let the school know if a young carer is having problems with their school work, or maybe need a little more help because of a situation at home

  • Contacts list

    Contacts list

    So that young carers can stay in touch with their support network

  • Useful information

    Useful information

    Information showing the rights of young carers and how to get help

  • Local Discounts

    Local Discounts

    Coming Soon - A list of discounts available in your area, a way for the community to say thank you for your hard work.

  • Personalisation


    The ID card can be personalised within the AiDi app

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