Thurston Young Carers
What is a Young Carer?
A Young Carer is somebody aged between 9 and 15 years old who cares for, or is affected by, a family member who has:
- A physical disability
- A long-term physical illness
- A mental health problem
- A problem with the misuse of drugs or alcohol
What is a Young Adult Carer?
A Young Adult Carer is somebody aged between 16 -25 years old who would be classified under the same criteria as a young carer.
When do we meet?
Wednesday - After school, 15:30 - 16:55
Wednesday - Lunchtime Drop in Sessions, 12:40 - 13:20
Who to Contact?
Mr Mick Harkin: firstname.lastname@example.org
Suffolk Young Carers: www.suffolkfamilycarers.org/young-carers