Young carers: Dad 'absolutely' proud of his daughter

Dad, John Brooks, says he's 'absolutely' proud of his daughter who is also his full time carer.

He explains that with the support they've received, his daughter Shani has been able to be a young carer whilst also doing well at school.

Shani has completed her first year of A-level exams. After college she hopes to study medicine at university.

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A-level student is also a full time carer

Shani Brooks has completed her first year of A-levels and hopes to go to university. However, she has also been a full time carer for her dad since she was 11-years-old.