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Supporting Young and Young Adult Carers across Worcestershire since 2003



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  • YSS staff receive NLP training

    Staff at independent charity YSS recently completed Neuro Linguistic Programming (NLP) training. Using different interventions to change feelings and thought processes, the training provided staff with a new set of skills in order to engage, motivate and empower some of the most marginalised people in society. Read more

  • Shropshire to receive royal visit

    YSS, an independent charity working across West Mercia, is very proud to announce that their Patron, Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal, will join a dissemination event in Shropshire which celebrates the work of ‘Remember Veterans’, a project funded by the Armed Forces Covenant and give the Keynote Address. Read more

  • Young carer raises money to help people like her

    An inspirational young carer who helps to look after her mum and dad has raised more than £60 to support other people like her, by holding a ‘dress down day’ at her school and donating the funds to Worcestershire Young Carers, a service delivered by independent charity YSS. Read more

  • Droitwich Lions donates hundreds to support young carers

    Droitwich Lions recently donated hundreds of pounds to support young carers in Worcestershire, following a fundraising ukulele concert held at Droitwich Working Mens Club in November last year. Read more