Updates & News


Scroll through our recent news and blogs below for more information on what Team MYTIME has been up to in the community:

MYTIME Employability Programme for young carers

Bournemouth University endorses MYTIME Young Carers Employability Programme

Bournemouth University endorses of the MYTIME Young Carers Employability Programme.

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A Summer of Memories

As the school term kicks off and life settles back into its usual rhythm, we can't help but take a moment to reminisce about the incredible summer we've had with young carers across the county.

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MYTIME Young Carers Front-of-Shirt Sponsor for Wimborne Town FC

MSP Capital has paid for charity MYTIME Young Carers to become the front-of-shirt sponsor of Wimborne Town FC.

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Level Up Programme Demonstrates Success

Exciting News from MYTIME Young Carers: Our School Support Programme is Thriving in Bournemouth, Christchurch, and Poole!

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6 Ways to Help Young Carers Study & Avoid Burnout

With the exam season starting soon, we've shared this supportive guide to help motivate and support young carers with revision and helping them in managing their mental health.

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    Young Carers and the School Census

    From January 2023, for the first time ever, schools are going to be asked to record who their young carers are as part of the Spring census, which will provide a more accurate profile of the number of young carers in schools.

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    Facing your Fears: Raise Money & Squash what Scares You!

    Team MYTIME have shown their support for young carers across Dorset by boldly embarking on their own fearful journeys to conquer what scares them, by jumping out of an aeroplane and running the London marathon! What scares you? And could you turn it into an opportunity to face your fears and raise money for MYTIME Young Carers? 

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    Activity days for young carers in Dorset

    With an estimated 700,000 young carers in the UK, a huge number of children and teenagers are relied upon to help care for family members.  


    Dorset young carers charity fundraises for virtual Christmas party

    A charity supporting young carers is planning an online Christmas party for more than 1,000 youngsters in Dorset.

    MYTIME supports children as young as five who help family members with cooking, housework and personal care.