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COVID 19 – Wellbeing Support Resources for students and families

The Young Carers Network is a place for young carers to learn about support services, access resources and share their experiences External Link

We understand the potential spread of COVID-19 may increase you and/or your family's feelings of stress and anxiety. We have collated a list of useful practical support resources.

Social distancing and self-isolating

One way to slow the spread of viruses is social distancing and self-isolating.The Australian Department of Health provides advice on social distancing. You can find out more about  avoiding public gatherings and visits to vulnerable groups.

If you are required to self-isolate here are some ideas from Mind on what can help you feel connected with others despite the isolation:

Keep in touch digitally

Connect with others in similar situations

Other Useful links

These organisations can provide individual support or further information.

Carers ACT:

Anglicare Cyclops program for young carers: