What we offer
This personal budget is aimed at raising the health and wellbeing of young carers. The programme offers payment of £150.00 for a chosen physical activity and support is given to look at which activities may be the most beneficial like dance classses, a gym membership, football, horse riding or others.
Referrals can be taken from professionals, family members and self referrals.
What can you expect
We will meet with you as soon as we can and find out about the caring role you do. We will ask you about your health and work with you to improve your physical and emotional wellbeing.
What is a young carer
Young Carers are those under the age of 18 who provide care to another family member who has a physical illness or disability, mental health problem, sensory disability, learning dificulty or disability, or has a problem with drugs or alcohol.