Young Carers Development Trust

Young Carers Development Trust

Charity information

Young Carers Development Trust

The Young Carers Development Trust is committed to assisting and supporting young carers who are providing a significant level of care for a seriously ill or disabled family member. We seek to address the imbalance and lack of opportunity which they frequently experience due to their caring roles and encourage them to strive for ambitious education and life goals in order to advance in life in the way that they choose.

Founded 2012

  • Mission statement

    The Trust’s principal objectives will be achieved by establishing and developing a network of highly focused young carers, by encouraging them to strive for ambitious goals for their future education and career, to advance in life and to become active, inspiring role models for others with similar backgrounds to their own.

  • Aims

    Young Carers Development Trust aims to:

    • Trustees aim to inspire and develop young carers so that they grow in confidence and ambition which in turn enables them to inspire others and to achieve higher goals.
    • We recognise the importance of strong, creative partnerships with organisations and individuals willing to support us to achieve our objectives and offer additional opportunities to beneficiaries
    • Trustees and employees will be innovative, bold and responsive to achieve our objectives.
    • We will be responsible stewards of the resources made available to us. We will be transparent, accountable and efficient in the use of funds and the deployment of human resources.
  • Overview

    Established: September 2012

    Registered Charity Number: 1150197

    Board members: 6

    Part time staff: 1

    Volunteers: 6

    Phone number: 07813 685096

    Address: c/o The Bath Carers Centre, Woodlands, Lower Bristol Road BA2 9ES

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