South and Vale Carers Centre

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South and Vale Young Carers offers free, friendly, confidential advice and support to young carers

South and Vale Young Carers is an established Oxfordshire charity which provides:

  • A sympathetic ear and emotional support
  • Expert advice and information
  • Free respite trips and activities for young carers – for more details please contact the South and Vale office

South and Vale Young Carers is governed by a team of 7 Trustees and employs 4 part-time staff

A Carers Trust survey of young carers revealed that 80% of young carers carry out their caring role every day, with 50% helping to administer medicines to family members and 41% helping with personal care, such as washing and helping the person they care for to get dressed. 82% of those questioned said they miss out on seeing friends; 60% said they miss attending events and other activities.

Contact details for South and Vale Young Carers are available here

Copyright © 2013 South & Vale Carers Centre
Company registration number 2989722
Registered charity number 1042708

Vale of White Horse District Council South Oxfordshire District Council

With thanks to all our funders including South Oxfordshire District Council