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E-Learning Module

This e-learning tool is for anyone who would like to learn more about Young Carers.

Young Carers are children and young people who care for a family member of any age, due to disability, mental illness, chronic/terminal illness or problems relating to substance misuse.

The aim of this e-learning tool is to:

  • Increase individuals understanding of who young carers are
  • Increase understanding of the impact of caring responsibilities
  • Increase individuals knowledge of laws and legislation related to young carers
  • Increase individual's knowledge of methods to support young carers 

To log into the e-learning tool all you need to do is:

  1. Type your email address
  2. and your organisation or school

and that's you logged in!


If you have any questions regarding this e-learning tool or PKAVS Young Carers Service please contact:

Gill McShea

Young Carers Coordinator

01738 567076


Scotspirit Holiday Voucher Scheme

The Scheme is now open for applications until 31 March 2022 (funds permitting). Unpaid carers who are registered with PKAVS Carers Centre or any other organisation that provides support to carers living in Perth and Kinross are eligible to apply.

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