Social capital in the lives of young carers

Monica Barry

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The research sought to answer the following research questions: to what extent do different forms of social capital impact on current and future opportunities for young carers; to what extent can various agencies and significant others (including teachers, young carers' projects and friends) help young carers to identify and build on the types of social capital they identify as important to them.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationSocial capital practices and young people
Place of PublicationBristol
Publication statusUnpublished - 2011


  • carers
  • young people
  • social capital
  • social work
  • social care

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