Research and analysis

The lives of young carers in England

Research on young carers and the effect caring has on their lives.

Documents

The lives of young carers in England omnibus: January 2017

The lives of young carers in England omnibus: appendices January 2017

The lives of young carers in England

The lives of young carers in England: brief

Details

Reports summarising research into young carers and their families in England, including:

  • their access to support and services
  • the nature of care young carers provide
  • the effect of caring responsibilities on young carers’ health, school life and social life
Published 11 February 2016
Last updated 12 January 2017 + show all updates
  1. Added reports 'The lives of young carers in England omnibus: January 2017' and 'The lives of young carers in England omnibus: appendices January 2017'.
  2. First published.