***New Young Carers Video*** Click HERE - made in August 2019 by Thurrock Young Carers
Carers of Barking and Dagenham were fortunate enough to be chosen by Media Trust to take part in a short film to promote the fantastic work that they do and offer. Please click HERE to view the film.
The L&Q Foundation supports local projects that give young people a better chance in life and strengthen the community. We are proud to announce that Barking and Dagenham Young Carers in schools project atteneded the L&Q awards at the Dorchester Hotel on the 24th November and WON community project of the year at the pride of L&Q Awards. Please click HERE to watch the amazing video showcasing the work that we have done with our Young Carers in schools.
Barking and Dagenham Lottery enables you to support local good causes and voluntary organisations like us - you could be in with the chance of winning £25K! Please click HERE to view the video to find out more information on how it works.
Click HERE to meet Catrina, a 13-year-old carer who helps her mum look after her brother, Daniel, who has autism. The important role of young carers is often overlooked, so huge kudos to Greg James and the @bbcradio1 team for shining a light on them.
Click HERE to view a 5 minute film on Young Carers that 5 of our young people particpated in called Contagion which was commissioned by Shobana Jeyasingh.