Latest Coronavirus update:
Our Young Carers Support Groups operate term time only so we are working towards re-opening in September. We a following the developments in schools to learn how we can adapt how and operate in a way ensuring the safety of Young Carers and our staff. In the meantime we are making welfare calls and offering remove support and activity ideas.
WHO ARE YOUNG CARERS
Young carers are children under 18 who help to look after a relative with a disability, illness, mental health condition, or drug or alcohol problem. This might be a parent, grandparent or sibling.
They frequently do extra jobs in and around the home such as cooking, cleaning or helping someone get dressed and move around.