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www.youngcarer.com
A site for young carers and their families that includes lots of information and advice about where to get more help.

www.youngcarers.net
A site for young carers that includes a discussion board area where you can post your questions. There is also a section for parents and professionals.

www.youngsibs.org.uk
A support site for brothers & sisters of disabled children. There is information, support and advice and a chat forum for siblings to talk  to each other.

http://www.nacoa.org.uk
A support site for children of alcoholics.  Can provide information, advice and support if you are caring for a parent who struggles with drinking. There is a helpline/email service and lots of useful info.

http://www.oasisproject.org.uk/young-oasis-centre/
Young Oasis is a Brighton based service for kids who are supporting a parent through substance misuse – this could be drugs or alcohol.

www.ycrg.org.uk
The Young carers Research Group, Loughborough University is an excellent source of academic and research data on young carers in the UK.

A-Z Directory of Services and Support
If you’ve a query on a particular subject related to your caring role then you might also think to look at our directory, which will tell you which organizations deal with what and how they might help you.

https://babble.carers.org/
An online space for young carers, which replaces the old YCNet website, that provides a platform to connect with other young carers in the UK.

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