Gemma joined Connecting Young Carers from Barnardo’s Works where she helped care-experienced and at risk young people develop employability skills and gain employment. Her previous role was for Barnardo’s Children’s services within a residential setting, helping cared for young people to prepare for independent living.
Gemma's role as Young Carer Schools Liaison Worker involves visiting schools in Highland to raise awareness of young carers by presenting PSE lessons and speaking to teachers about young carers and the support young carers need.
Gemma will also be helping out with events and residentials.
You can reach Gemma on 07823 415060 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org