This page was requested and designed by local young carers to help young people self-identify and balance caring responsibilities and life as a young person
Information about who Young Carers are from South Ayrshire Council
Information On the Young Carer's Package of Entitlements
Young carers across Scotland can now sign up for a special range of enhanced Discounts and opportunities through using the Young Scot card.
Information on local South Ayrshire Services that can provide information and support to young carers in the area
Find out about places to go and things to do in South Ayrshire
Some information on the young carers living in South Ayrshire
Some Stories From Young Carers in This Area
Some Quick, Easy and Lower Cost Recipes for Young Carers
The Scottish Government has provided answers to some of the questions you may have around the new ‘Young Carer Grant'.
If you’re 11-18 and helping to care for a family member, friend or someone in your community, you can apply for the Young Scot Young Carers Package! There are lots of great opportunities, enhanced discounts and rewards available through the package. Here's a look at what's available now.
Young carers aged 16-18 in Scotland who do not currently qualify for Carer’s Allowance, may be eligible for a new £300 annual payment to help them access life opportunities that are the norm for other young people.
Here's all you need to know about applying for Carer's Allowance.
Find out how to apply for the Young Carers Package and Carer's Allowance, hear stories from other young people on their experience of being a carer and get loads of info on caring for someone.