01. Contact Us

If you want advice, help or support from our young carer service contact us using this link. We will be in touch within a few days. If you need help more urgently please check the links below for 24 hour services.

02. Kooth

Kooth is a new digital mental health support service. It gives young people easy access to an online community of peers and a team of experienced counsellors. No judgement. Kooth is a 24hr service.  Check out their website here;

03. Young Sibs

YoungSibs.  Do you have a brother or sister who is disabled, has special needs or a long term condition?  A great site for support, information and tips.  

04. Young Minds

Young Minds, a site giving info and support about mental health and wellbeing in young people  Click here

05. Childline

The Childline website has a lot of great information for young carers. Supporting children for over 30 years, Childline service is there to give young people a voice when no one else is listening. Whatever problems or dangers they’re facing, this is a place for them to turn for support – any time of day or night.

06. ThinkUKnow

Thinkuknow is the education programme from NCA-CEOP, a UK organisation which protects children both online and offline. Click here

07. National Austistic Society

National Autistic Society, providing services for families affected by Autism & Aspergers   Click here

08. Dementia UK

Dementia UK have released new resources to help children and young people understand how dementia might affect their relative.

09. Mind

Mind, providing loads of helpful information about mental health and welbeing

10. Alateen

Alateen is for teenage relatives and friends of alcoholics. Alateen is part of Al-Anon.


Macmillan, providing information and support for families affected by Cancer.

12. Counselling Directory

Counselling Directory helping you to understand counselling and find your nearest place for support

Australian Young Carers Service

  • We know that we get a number of visits from Australian young carers looking for general information. The Australian government has therefore asked us to put a link to their Carer Gateway where these visitors can find specific help and advice Click here