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Sophie’s Story: ‘I believed I was a bad parent’

Sophie shares her experience as a parent carer. “I’ve been on my own with my son since day one. I always found him hard work, right from the beginning. I thought it was because I was a rubbish parent and … Continue reading

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Carer Story: Mel & Toby

 Melissa Nash is a mum to two children, and her eldest Toby was diagnosed with Autism at age 4.   “My lowest point was at a Tesco’s. Toby could go in any Tesco’s in the western world except for our local … Continue reading

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My Young Carer Story

Last Thursday was National Young Carers Awareness Day, which aimed to raise awareness of our amazing YCs and the unseen work they do every day. Last week we highlighted Joe Lomax, one of our fab YCs. This week, our blog … Continue reading

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