It is not unusual for professionals working in health care, social work, mental health, or community services to meet young caregivers without knowing. The tools on this page were created with young caregivers to raise awareness of their roles and to support professionals, like yourself, who engage with children, youth, adults, and families.

Is my client a young caregiver?

Signs to look for when identifying a young caregiver

How do I engage with a young caregiver?

Learn about the questions you can ask parents, clients and families

How do I support a young caregiver?

Download our “Toolkit for Professionals”

Where can I refer a client?

Where to refer a young caregiver