For teachers

Information to help teachers identify and assist young carers.

For teachers

Information to help teachers identify and assist young carers.
  • How Do I Identify Young Carers?

    Did you know that there are 2 or 3 young carers in every class room? (Source: Young Carers website, Carers Australia).

    How Do I Identify Young Carers?

    Did you know that there are 2 or 3 young carers in every class room? (Source: Young Carers website, Carers Australia).
  • What Can I Do To Help

    Young carers can find it difficult to complete their homework and keep up to date with schoolwork, because they have been at home caring or have found it difficult to concentrate in class. This can increase the risk of a young carer withdrawing from study and leaving school prematurely.

    What Can I Do To Help

    Young carers can find it difficult to complete their homework and keep up to date with schoolwork, because they have been at home caring or have found it difficult to concentrate in class. This can increase the risk of a young carer withdrawing from study and leaving school prematurely.

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