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Adult Young Carers

Young Carers Directory 2020-21


Liverpool

https://liverpool.gov.uk/children-and-families/childrens-social-care/young-carers/

Barnardo’s – Action with Young Carers Liverpool

Supporting children and young people in Liverpool who are looking after a family member who is ill, disabled, has mental health problems, or is misusing drugs or alcohol.

Supporting young adult carers up to age 25, who continue to have a caring responsibility for an adult.

https://www.barnardos.org.uk/what-we-do/services/action-young-carers-liverpool

Barnardo’s

109 Eaton Road
Liverpool
Merseyside
L12 1LU

Call: 0151 228 4455


Warrington

Support for carers
https://www.warrington.gov.uk/carers

Wired young carers

Call: 01925 633492
Freephone: 0800 731 6941

wycadmin@wired.me.uk

www.wired.me.uk/

https://www.mylifewarrington.co.uk/kb5/warrington/directory/service.page?id=GngJMcCMfJ4&directorychannel=0


Halton

Kate Crane – Young Carers Support worker

Halton Carers Centre

 Call: 01928 580 182 / 07557 159 338


Wirral

Barnardo’s – Action with young carers, Wirral

Supporting children and young people in Wirral who are looking after a family member who is ill, disabled, has mental health problems, or is misusing drugs or alcohol.

https://www.barnardos.org.uk/what-we-do/services/action-young-carers-wirral

Action with Young Carers Wirral
The Lauries
142 Claughton Road
Birkenhead
Merseyside
CH41 6EY

Tel: 0151 650 5488

https://www.barnardos.org.uk/what-we-do/services

Email: wirral.services@barnardos.org.uk


Knowsley

Knowsley Youth Mutual
Me Time Project
Our Place
Longview Drive
Huyton
 L36 6EG

Telephone: 0151 443 5323

Email: info@youthmutual.co.uk

Mike Kehoe – Young Carers Assessor

Knowsley Early Help

Tel: 07760 99 11 08


Sefton

Sefton Carers Trust Centre – Caroline Roberts

27-37 South Road
Waterloo
Liverpool
L22 5PE

Tel: 0151 288 6060 

https://www.sefton-carers.org.uk/

https://www.sefton-carers.org.uk/index.php/young-carers-service

Andrew Deacon – Young Carers Transitions Support Worker

+Sefton Carers Centre

27-37 South Road
Waterloo
Liverpool
L22 5PE

 Tel: 07813 725 644

http://www.sefton-carers.org.uk


St Helens

Other resources:

Child Action North West

http://canw.org.uk/early-support/young-carers/

Whalley Road
Wilpshire
Blackburn
BB1 9LL

Call: 01254 244700

Email: info@canw.org.uk

Wired – Carers Helpline

Wired provides a telephone helpline for unpaid carers in Wirral. The team provide a confidential telephone helpline for carers and provides them with information, advice and support. The service holds the Advice Quality Standard for telephone services.

Wired Resource Centre

5 St John Street
Birkenhead
Wirral
CH41 6HY

Council Area: Knowsley, Liverpool, Sefton, St Helens, Wirral

Lynn Griffiths: 0151 670 0777

Email: cws@wired.me.uk

https://www.thelivewelldirectory.com/Services/3128

Wired – Support for Carers

The Wirral carers team has a range of services for carers in our region:

•   Helpline
•   E-news bulletin
•   Counselling
•   Carers register
•   Emergency Contact Service
•   Carers Grant
•   Carer Connectors

Wired Resource Centre

5 St John Street
Birkenhead
Wirral
CH41 6HY

Council Area: Knowsley, Liverpool, Sefton, St Helens, Wirral

Lynn Griffiths – 0151 670 0777

Email: cws@wired.me.uk

https://www.thelivewelldirectory.com/Services/3129

http://www.wired.me.uk/Wirral-Carers-website.asp


Lancashire Young Carers

Commissioned by LCC and East CCG, the service supports children and young people in Lancashire who are looking after an adult family member who is ill, disabled, has mental health problems, or is misusing drugs or alcohol, by using a whole family approach and offering one to one support to young carers to reduce the impact of caring.

https://www.barnardos.org.uk/what-we-do/services/lancashire-young-carers

Call: 01772 641 002

Barnardo’s
453 Leyland Road
Lostock Hall
PRESTON
PR5 5SB

Young Carers Development Trust

The Young Carers Development Trust is a registered charity which tackles the lack of opportunity experienced by many young carers due to their caring responsibilities.

http://www.ycdt.org.uk/

email: info@ycdt.org.uk

Tel: 07368 366 660

Carers Trust

https://carers.org/about-caring/about-young-carers

Carers Trust helps young carers to cope with their caring role through specialised services delivered by Carers Trust Network Partners across the UK. Young carer services offer a range of early intervention and prevention support to young people with caring responsibilities.

The Children’s Charity

Our include service helps young carers, families and those who work with young carers. We want you to be healthy, happy and focused on the future. We know caring for someone can be difficult but you need to make time for yourself as well.

We can help you understand your rights as a young carer, introduce you to other young carers, advise you on different ways into education and employment.

https://www.childrenssociety.org.uk/information/young-people/young-carers

Tel: 01962 711 511