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Support for Gloucestershire's young carers

Information and links to a range of services that can support young carers from age 5 to 25 years old.


Am I a young carer?

Young carers are children and young people who take responsibility for the care of a family member, usually a parent or brother or sister, who have a disability, a serious illness, mental ill health or who have issues with substance misuse.

The care might range from basic household tasks to nursing care, or it might take the form of emotional support.


Where can I get support and information in Gloucestershire?

Gloucestershire Young Carers supports young carers up to the age of 25.

You can get in touch with Gloucestershire Young Carers using the following contact details:

Tel: 01452 733060
E-mail: mail@glosyoungcarers.org.uk

Gloucestershire Young Carers
7,Twigworth Court Business Centre,
Twigworth, Gloucester

Website: www.glosyoungcarers.org.uk

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