Young carers

A young carer is anyone between the ages of 5 to 18 years old whose life is impacted by providing care for a family member who has a long-term illness, a disability, a mental health issue, or is struggling with substance abuse.

You can access local support via the following organisations:

Kingston Young Carers' Project Team

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Richmond Carers Centre – Young Carers Service

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If you are concerned about a child, please contact the Single Point of Access.