The impact of life coaching within a support service for young carers
Written by Mark Chester, Space2think
Aphra Lewin sits in a classroom with a young girl who will only speak through a curtain of her hair, which she has pulled down in front of her face. She wants to talk about the paranormal. Across town, Alan Burrows is in Starbucks with a young carer called Ryan. Ryan is tired. He’s worked a shift in his job as a Kitchen Porter in a casino in China Town and he is worried about his Mum. Kirsty Burden is in the YMCA at Sutton Coldfield, the place that has brought all these people together; she is with Louise, who cares for her Dad and her Nan, but determinedly refuses to class herself as a young carer.
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