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Job Vacancy – Schools Co-ordinator

Job Vacancy – Schools Co-ordinator

Hold the press – we have a new vacancy! We’re looking for the ideal person to join our lively and dedicated team in the role of Schools Co-ordinator, to raise awareness of young carers and provide training and support to schools and HE/FE establishments across Edinburgh. If you or somebody you know might be interested, […]

EYC Impact Report 2023

We are pleased to be able to share our Impact Report for 2023, which showcases the support we have been able to offer to young carers and young adult carers across the City last year. We hope you enjoy reading about this as much as our staff and volunteer teams have enjoyed delivering it all!

Read All About It! Our EYC Newsletter

Read All About It! Our EYC Newsletter

We’re excited to publish our February 2024 Newsletter – with information on upcoming events, free activities, interesting info and also a ‘Meet The Team’ section, complete with smiley faces! Our thanks to Bella (EYC Membership – Info & Advice Officer) and Jamielee (5-9s Development Worker) for bringing this to life! Newsletter – February 2024

Run for EYC?

Run for EYC?

Are you training to run in the Edinburgh Marathon Festival? Hats off to you if you are! If you’re looking for a charity to raise funds for, we would love for you to consider running to support young carers. Fitness, fun and fundraising for a fantastic cause (if we do say so ourselves)! If you’re […]

EYC Service Evaluation

EYC Service Evaluation

The Results Are In! We always strive to deliver a great service to our young people, but what do they – and their families – really think? It’s paramount that our young people themselves help to steer our service in the direction that will provide them with the most benefits, and also important to ensure […]

Book your ticket for the first Young Carers in Education Conference (#YCIE2023)

Book your ticket for the first Young Carers in Education Conference (#YCIE2023) Book your ticket for the first Young Carers in Education Conference YCIE2023

Book your ticket  Research about and with young carers shows that they do better when they feel supported. Being supported means being seen, heard, and understood. Being supported means being found in the first place. Here in Edinburgh, Space, Capital Carers, and Edinburgh Young Carers have been working together on an exciting schools project. You […]

EYC is hiring!

EYC is hiring!

We have two exciting brand new roles to fill starting in April – spread the word! We are very excited to be advertising two brand new posts at EYC: Young Carers Information and Advice Officer Young Carers Group Development Worker Both roles are full time at 35 hours per week and are 1 year temporary […]