From the BBC:
Young carers do so much, it's good to see some media attention on this subject and for carers in general. The Children's Minister for England, Sarah Teather, said the research "shows the reality of what is really going on with young carers"."It is shocking to see that they don't get the support they need or the recognition they deserve," she said, adding that the government is to launch a strategy for carers later this year.
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