WCD Young Carers news (blog)

Tough Mudder – Fundraising Day

September 2018 – 5K Tough Mudder, Cholmondeley Castle. Discover a new meaning to ‘teamwork’ and ‘communication’, as you run through ...
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Fund raiser Seren!

Seren, a Young Carer from Ruthin in Denbighshire, attended Ruthin School until June.  Seren was also head girl and masterminded raising ...
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Conwy & Denbighshire Zip Wire Fundraiser!!

On August 9th a team of 8 brave parent carers, young carers and professionals sped through the air at 119 ...
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Youth Support Services Questionnaire

Youth support services in Wales Estyn, the schools inspectorate in Wales, is doing some work looking at youth support services ...
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WCD Fun Day

Well what a brilliant day we had at the Fun Day in Prestatyn, helped in no small part by the ...
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Update from Denbighshire

I went to the Denbighshire Carers Strategy group today.  There’s lots of great work going on to support Carers of ...
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Piloting Eventbrite for event bookings

Piloting Eventbrite for event bookings

We are delighted to be starting to use Eventbrite for our trips and event bookings. We are running our first ...
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WCD Family Fun Day Thursday 10th August

A warm invitation Family Fun Day invite is extended to all WCD Young Carers, their families and our partner agencies to ...
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Trip Opportunity for Young Carers and their Families!!

We have been kindly offered some spare places on a trip being organised by Createasmile (charity supporting children with ASD/ADHD ...
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Explore More! Grants for Young Carers

Thanks to donations from Thomas Cook Children’s Charity and Comic Relief, Carers Trust have awarded Credu & WCD Young Carers ...
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Yac visit to Bangor University

Yacs from WCD and North Montgomeryshire were invited to an overnight taster of Bangor University over the Easter holidays. The ...
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Exciting work opportunities at BBC Cymru Wales

BBC Cymru Wales has a variety work experience opportunities across Wales including Wrexham and Bangor.  Most of the positions are ...
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Young Carers Awareness Day in Machynlleth primary

Hello On Young Carers Awareness Day on the 26th Of January 2017, Machynlleth Primary school had a Young Carers Awareness ...
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Free Theatre Skills Sessions in Denbigh

Tracy and Jo who run the Denbigh (theatre) Workshop https://www.facebook.com/TheDenbighWorkshop/# have found some funding so that Young Carers from the ...
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IMPORTANT! – ALTON TOWERS TRIP

Please note that the deadline for getting permission forms returned to the office has changed to Monday 20th February. You ...
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Donation from Denbigh High School

Denbigh High School have donated an amazing £593.12 which was raised through their annual sponsored walk.  We’d like to thank everyone involved for ...
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Young Carers Awareness Day

Today is Young Carers Awareness Day – 26 January – celebrating and recognising young carers across the UK. Carers Trust ...
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Llangollen Group – Change of Date

Llangollen group date has changed this week from Wednesday 18th January to Thursday 19th January at 4.30pm.  I have notified ...
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11-13 Year Group – Wrexham

Was fab to see you all in our first group back after our Christmas break last week.  Really relaxed session, ...
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Prestatyn group on 5th January cancelled

Apologies but unfortunately we have had to cancel the Prestatyn Young Carers group this Thursday, 5th January.  This is because ...
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Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

Best wishes for the Festive Season from everyone at WCD Young Carers. ...
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Want to save money on your energy bills?

The Welsh Government Warm Homes Nest scheme may be able to help.  Nest is open to all householders in Wales ...
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8-10yrs Wrexham Christmas Group – 01/12/16

Looking forward to an exciting Christmas group this week.  Texts & Facebook posts have already been sent out to all.  ...
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Donation from Ye Olde Cross Keys

A big thank you to Ye Olde Cross Keys in Ruthin for donating £93 to WCD Young Carers ...
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Carers Trust young carers survey (deadline 5th December)

The Carers Trust have just launched a survey in preparation for Young Carers Awareness Day 2017 (which takes place on ...
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Babble! A new service for 2015

Carers Trust are renewing the old YC Trust Net and are keen for Young Carers to give their opinion of ...
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We’re Not Different, We Just Do Different Things

This film was jointly created by The Lowry and Salford Young Carers Service to raise awareness of how life as ...
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