Gloucestershire Young Carers Project

Gloucestershire Young Carers Project

Charity information

Gloucestershire Young Carers Project

We support children and young people from 8 yrs old to 24 whose lives are affected by having one or more family members who are ill, disabled, experiencing mental ill health or who are affected by substance misuse. We aim to reduce the detrimental impact of caring, reduce isolation and increase resilience to their caring role.

Founded 1993

  • Mission statement

    To support young carers in reaching their potential, enabling them and their families to access support that minimizes the physical and emotional impact of caring, and that promotes health, well being and resilience

  • Aims

    Gloucestershire Young Carers Project aims to:

    • to minimise the physical and emotional impact of caring
  • Overview

    Established: September 1993

    Registered Charity Number: 1090289

    Board members: 9

    Full time staff: 3

    Part time staff: 15

    Volunteers: 81

    Phone number: 0782 801 6857

    Address: Unit 7 Twigworth Court, Twigworth. Gloucester GL2 9PG

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  • Supporting the YOUNG in young carer

    To give young carers a break from their 'adult-sized' responsibilities at home caring for ... More