Welcome to the Young Carers section of the Bury Directory

In this section you will find useful information, advice and support for young carers from where to get help, information on support groups and activities you can attend.

Use the links below to access information from trusted sources:

Childline Toolbox 

Various resources to help you express your feelings and emotions.

Our Time 

Links to various websites and resources, offering help and support to young people affected by parental mental illness.

Young Minds

Guide for young people about coping with a family member with an illness.

Carers Trust

A guide as to where you can get support if you are a young carer.

Royal College of Psychiatrists

Videos and resources about caring for a parent experiencing mental illness.


Helping young people cope if their parent has cancer.

Money Advice Service

Financial support for young carers.

NHS Advice

Advice for young carers.

NHS Young Carer Rights

Being a young carer and knowing your rights.