§ Mr. Burstow
To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills what guidance her Department issues to(a) schools and (b) local education authorities on identifying and supporting young carers. 
§ Mr. Stephen Twigg
The Department for Education and Skills issued guidance to schools on supporting young carers in the circular 10–99. Social Inclusion: Pupil Support, sent in July 1999 to the chairs of governors and heads of maintained schools in England.