Welcome to the Bright Futures Website

Bright Futures offers support to Young Carers (aged 14-17) and Young Adult Carers (aged 18-24) to help them get the skills, confidence and help they need to manage periods of transition and change in order to build their resilience and improve their future life chances. Funded by the Big Lottery and being delivered by the Devon-based charities TTVS, Westbank and Unite, the project provides:

  • 1:1 support
  • Signposting
  • Advocacy
  • Information
  • Training
  • Activities

  • Peer Support Groups
  • Skills development
  • Transport
  • Quarterly newsletter
  • Young Carers Council


Bright Future News

  1. Better Bursary Campaign

    The Better Bursary Campaign is lead by Carers Trust. The aim of the campaign is to give young adult carers better access to the 16-19 Bursary, which provides funding to...
  2. Bright Futures Evaluation Report

    The Bright Futures Interim  Evaluation report has now been completed by North Devon +. Please click here  Bright Futures Evaluation Final Report V2 21 05 2015 to see the full...
  3. Help us Help Carers in Work

    Bright Futures is creating a kitemark to encourage businesses to employ carers. To do this we need to understand the experiences of Young Adult Carers at work. Please take 5...

What’s On …

  • August 2, 2016 10:00 amPediatric First Aid
  • August 4, 2016 10:30 amYoung Carers Council
  • August 9, 2016 10:00 amTeam Work & Pushing Boundaries
  • August 16, 2016 11:30 amRaku Pottery
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