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Young Carers Personal Budget programme



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.

 



Who to contact

Contact Name
Deborah Mayhew
Contact Position
Senior Young Carers practitioner
Telephone
 0207 272 6933
E-mail
 YCpersonalbudget@family-action.org.uk

Where to go

Name
Family Action, 24
Address
Family Action, 24
Angel Gate
London
Postcode
EC1V 2PT

Other Details

Costs

Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
None

Availability

Referral required
Yes

Local Offer

Local Offer Record `
Last Updated 16/07/2019

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