Project information

The Edge Project

showing care and support for young carers in the Holme Wood area of Bradford

ongoing

Charity information: The Edge Project

The Edge Project logo
  • Need

    Need

    Lack of support and advice available to young carers in their community.

    Solution

    Opening up our center to offer one to one support and a breakfast on a Saturday.

  • Aims

    Aim 1

    To give young carers help and support. Also a rest bite at the weekend.

    Activities

    » Young Carers Breakfast Club to give a good start to the weekend
    » one to one support to all young carers

    young people attending the group


  • Impact

    Impact

    young carers having better access to support

    Risk

    normal risks of a youth club, risk assessment carried out

    Reporting

    newsletter and Facebook updates

  • Budget

    Budget - Project Cost: £10,000

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      Amount Heading Description
      £5,000 Staff Mentor and staff for club
      £1,000 breakfast costs food and drink for year
      £1,000 Utility and rent Gas/Electric and rent
      £500 insurance insurance
      £1,000 trips trips and residential for restbite
      £1,500 crafts and statanary materials and admin

    Current Funding / Pledges

    Source Amount
    personal donations £500 Conditional
  • Background

    Location

    Bradford South

    Beneficiaries

    young carers aged 10-17 and their families

  • Why Us?

    Why Us?

    we are in the local area with a purpose laid out shop and 15 years of experience working with young people in the area.

    Read more about the Charity running this project.

    People

    Carly Martin

    Youth Outreach Worker

    Coran Oxley

    Youth Outreach Worker