Cat’s Induction to the world of IY – Sami

CatToday I met with one of my fellow YCR’ers; Cat. She joined myself and CJ in the office on her first day as a volunteer for Inspired Youth. We have another one!!

Before she joined, CJ asked her to think about 3 things that she could bring to the company, as well as 3 things she was hoping to learn whilst with us. This is what she decided.

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Young Carers Revolution – Sami

Friday 2nd November signified the meeting of YCR (Young Carers Revolution)

A group of 11 Young Carers age 8 – 21 sat around the table to discuss the next steps of the award winning campaign.

Young Carers Revolution, which isĀ separateĀ from the York Carers Service looks to improve the lived of existing carers as well as identifying ‘hidden’ carers.

The group after a quick recap of the last meeting, spent the day being creative, and after a quick round of blind portrait, which is always good for a few laughs, it was down to work.

The activity was around the following five outcomes of the newly released children’s and young people’s plan, which Young Carers Revolution was consulted on in the writing of it.

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