Data base files

Name of resource
"Young People Caring OUT There: Experiences of LGBT Young Adult Carers in Scotland"
Author details
Carers Trust Scotland
Format - key words
Who is the audience/target group?
Politicians, health care professionals, education professionals, employability professionals and youth work service
What is the main purpose of the resource?
Awareness raising
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What are the key slogans/messages of the resource?
Raising awareness of difficulties LGBT young and young adult carers can experience in transition to adulthood and what rights they currently have and how this could be improved. Raising awareness of the intersectional and double burden of discrimination that some LGBT young and young adult carers can experience.
Why was the resource developed?
To highlight the policy and support landscape of Scotland's LGBT young and young adult carers and to raise awareness to the intersectional issues negatively impacting their lives as they transition to adulthood.