Young Carers and Young Adult Carers APPG

First Registered: 07/09/2022 • Last updated on: 24/01/2024

A forum for key issues affecting young carers and young adult carers, championing their involvement and voice, to be addressed collaboratively by parliamentarians. To encourage improved support, services and recognition. Other key stakeholders such as the public and third sectors will also be brought together.

Note: All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) are informal, cross-party groups formed by MPs and Members of the House of Lords who share a common interest in a particular policy area, region or country. APPGs have no official status within Parliament.
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APPGs can register with Parallel Parliament and submit files and articles to be placed here.

Parallel Parliament offers the facility for APPGs to submit written content and files, which are made available through this page.

Submitters can draft and edit publications, and either release them on demand, or schedule release for a future date.

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6 Current APPG Officers
Paul Blomfield Portrait
Paul Blomfield
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Sheffield Central
Joined: 7th September 2022
Duncan Baker Portrait
Duncan Baker
Vice Chair
Conservative - North Norfolk
Joined: 7th September 2022
5 APPG Memberships
Carers , Net Zero , Relocation , Stroke , Sustainable Finance
Ed Davey Portrait
Ed Davey
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Kingston and Surbiton
Joined: 7th September 2022
Gill Furniss Portrait
Gill Furniss
Vice Chair
Labour - Sheffield, Brightside and Hillsborough
Joined: 7th September 2022
3 APPG Memberships
Endometriosis , Literacy , Women's Health
Lord Young of Cookham Portrait
Lord Young of Cookham
Vice Chair
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 1st November 2023
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Paul Blomfield MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 7142.


Public Enquiry Point:

Andy McGowan, Carers Trust . Tel: 0300 772 9600


Group's Website:

20 Jul 2023
Carers Trust
Secretariat   From : 20/07/2023 To : 19/07/2024

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Young Carers and Young Adult Carers APPG