Thousands of young carers across Scotland have received £600,000 in the first year of a new government grant to support them.
An initiative has been launched to support young people who have a caring role.
Aberdeen City Council has linked up with a children’s charity in a “ground-breaking” partnership.
Young carers have been invited to an event aimed at celebrating their contributions.
Aberdeen City Council has committed more than half a million pounds to commission a service for young carers along with a grant scheme.