Have you heard about MATTER?
Matter is an online hub for young adult carers. This community space allows you to share your thoughts, happy moments, issues, activities, pictures and much more, with other young adult carers.
Apart from just following or becoming active yourself there’s lots of information about your future, your health, your rights (benefits) and your life.

If you want meet some new people and be part of this positive and dynamic movement you need to register as a user.

Interested? Check out or now or contact us if you need any help!

For young carers aged 8-18 a similar website is under construction, called Babble. As the Carers Trust could do with some help regarding needs and preferences, we ask you to fill out this super short questionnaire. The more responses they get to the survey, the better able they will be able to publicise Babble!

There are a two ways to do the survey:
·       by printing the Word document, filling it in and returning it to me, whether as a scan, via email or by post to: Matt Beer 1b, Royal Chase, York, YO24 1LN.
·       through Survey Monkey here

If you want hard copies sent to you please let us know and we’ll get them to you (