Monthly Archives: January 2018


Douglas’s story

By |2018-01-31T12:42:28+00:00January 31st, 2018|Categories: Carer Stories|

Douglas’ Story Douglas’ mum has been struggling with Myalgic Encephalopathy (M.E.) since June 2013. This affects her in varying degrees but on the whole it means she is housebound and feels exhausted for days after doing small tasks such as hanging out the washing. Douglas and his older brother help [...]

Paul’s story

By |2018-01-31T12:41:19+00:00January 31st, 2018|Categories: Carer Stories|

Paul's Story Paul’s mum has been registered as a carer with us for a number of years now. She cares for her youngest son John who is 9 years old and has profound Autism as well as a Learning Disability. When she heard about the Young Carer service that we [...]