Young Carers

The John Taylor High School Lead for Young Carers is Mrs S Appleton.

A young carer is defined as:

A Young Carer is a child or young person under the age of 18 who carries out significant caring tasks and assumes a level of responsibility for another person which would normally be taken by an adult.


Support can be accessed by using the links below:


Young carers - Staffordshire County Council


Young Carers Service Derbyshire (