A look back at 2011
A look back at 2012
Keeping Mum – A Doccumentary broadcast on BBC Radio 1 about being a young carer.
We would like to say a HUGE thank you to everyone who donated a prize this year, you really made everyone VERY happy.
Our special thanks go to Steve and Trish for their own personal donation of £300 worth of beauty products.
An ENORMOUS thank you and “Free Hugs” to BCC Van Hire Wembley who gave us an X-Box ONE to give away (and to Pezza for the game).
YCFM have been the offical radio station of the Young Carers Festival for the last 16 years. Providing not a voice for the 2000 amazing young people who attend each year, but a sound track to the most memorable and most important weekend in everyones diary.
“A young carer is a person aged 7 to 17 with a care responsibility beyond their maturity. they could be caring for a sibling with a disabiliy or a parent with a substance misuse or dependancey issue.”
Join us for the whole weekend, LIVE on FM radio across southern Hampshire and online around the world.
Forget Glasto, YCF is THE most important festival. It’s often the only break some of these amazing, courageous and inspirational young people get each year.
Thanks to Access FM in Bridgwater, you’ll be able to hear us on FM in Somerset Too.
Are you a community radio station? is there a Young Carers Group in your area attending the festival? Would you like a whole weekend of content? Talk to us about re-broadcasting the most important festival of the year and being part of something really special.
Whether you’re a young carer, a parent, loved one or have been to the festival before, tune in and be part of it.
We would love to hear from you. Whether you have a prize to donate, or want to put a shout out on air, drop us a line and we will do our best to get right back to you.
Fill out the form on the left and listen to the radio station from the 27th June 2014.
As this is an event for Young Carers and specifically those that are attending the festival, our competitions are only open to those at the event. We do not accept entry via telephone email or text.