Welcome to the Bright Futures Upbeat Website
Bright Futures offers support to Young Adult Carers (aged 18-24) and their families to help them get the support, 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, Unite and Yiung Devon, the project provides:
- 1:1 support
- Peer Support Groups
- Skills development
Bright Future News
One of our Young Adult Carers volunteered with Bright Futures Upbeat at a Mental Health Awareness drop-in in Torbay in March. A great opportunity for us to interact with students...
Partnership working with Devon Partnership NHS Trust Young Adult Carers had their voices heard, taking part in the Devon Partnership NHS Trust ‘Carers and Families Strategy’. Bright Futures Upbeat worked...
TTVS is delighted to announce it has been awarded two major grants worth over half a million pounds that will improve the lives of young carers aged 5-24 in Devon....
As the end of this current project draws near we have commissioned a Final Evaluation, it reflects the great work Bright Futures has achieved and will hopefully help us to...
Members of our Young Carers Council spent a day making a short animation film, you can watch it here.