Our Young Carers in Schools Awards took place on Thursday 26th January and saw eight primary schools awarded with a Gold Award for their commitment to supporting pupils with a caring responsibility at home – including running groups at school for young carers to meet.  The schools who received a Gold Award includes Swanbourne CE, Brookmead, Buckingham Primary, Great Horwood, North Marston, St Edwards, Wingrave and Winslow school.

Six schools were also awarded with a Silver Award for having received special training from the Young Carers Bucks team about identifying and raising awareness of young carers within their school.


David May, Deputy Head Teacher at Swanbourne CE School with a group of young carers who received a Gold Award from the Mayor of Aylesbury and Stephen Archibald, Carers Bucks Chief Executive.