Young Carers – Family Action

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Family Action offers services for under-18 carers who provide a significant caring role for a family member with a physical illness or disability, mental health problem, sensory disability, learning difficulty or a substance-misuse problem.

Offers whole-family support, considering the needs of both the young carer and the person they care for, as well as the impact on family life. Also offers targeted group sessions.


Eligibility criteria

Inclusions

Under-18 carers who care for a family member with a physical illness or disability, mental health problem, sensory disability, learning difficulty or has a substance misuse problem.

 


How to refer

The following clinicians can refer to this service: GPs

Editable PDF/Word document Download Form

This form can be sent by: Email

Please send completed form by email.

e: icyc@family-action.org.uk

Self-referral Patient Leaflet

Self-referral by telephone or email. Provide patient with patient leaflet.


t: 020 7272 6933

e: icyc@family-action.org.uk


General Contact Details

t: 020 7272 6933

e: icyc@family-action.org.uk

w: https://www.family-action.org.uk/