Last updated by Stephanie.Rosser@essex.gov.uk on Thursday, September 27, 2018
It is estimated that there are in excess of 10,000 young carers in Essex who provide unpaid care to someone every day. Many young people don’t see themselves as carers and may not realise there is practical and emotional support available in Essex.
What the Young Carer Service will provide
Each quadrant will have a team of Young Carer Key Workers, delivered via ECC Youth Service. The Service will: Offer free personalised support to young carers and their families that will be developed with them around their need for help and the caring they do. The service offers: