Hillingdon Carers fun and friendly Young Carers team offers support and guidance to the borough’s young carers. They are skilled in youth work and understand how difficult being a young carer can be. Support is available through:

  • Young Carers Saturday clubs in Harlington Know Your Rights
  • Young Carers after-school clubs in South Ruislip and Northwood
  • Young Adult Carers club in West Drayton
  • School holiday activities programmes throughout every school holiday, including half-term
  • Day trips and weekends away
  • Someone to talk to
  • Support for the whole family
  • Support with education and a school liaison programme
  • A chance to meet other young carers
  • Activ8 physical activity programme

    Click on booklet to Know your Rights as a Young Carer/Young Adult Carer

For details of dates and times of all activities, please visit our Events & Activities’ page.

Young carers can also chat to other young carers across the country through the Carers Trust chat room and online forum – Babble and Matter

Young carers in crisis should contact Childline on 0800 1111