Young carer Mya ‘graduates’ from Spurgeons with distinction

Spurgeons’ Birmingham Young Carers group received national recognition as a finalist at this year’s Children & Young People Awards, in London. Spurgeons works with nearly 900 young carers across Birmingham and the West Midlands. These are young people with a…

How an awards finalist project gave city’s young carers a break… till the money ran out

Timing, they say, is everything but it didn’t quite work out recently for Spurgeons’ Birmingham young carers group. Just before it was made a double national finalist in this year’s awards run by Children & Young People Now magazine, the…