Be Free Young Carers
Be Free YC provides advice, information and support for young carers aged 8 to 17 and young adult carers ages 18 to 25.
How to Access this Service
Please call to discuss Referral from website
Emotional support and befriending – meeting with young carers to talk through their concerns, working with schools and families to help to alleviate isolation, anxiety and stress that so many young carers experience
Social Activities – trips and workshops offering time for themselves away from their caring roles, to make friends, socialise and have fun
Training – in key skills such as first aid, cookery/nutrition and relaxation to improve their self-confidence and ability to cope in their caring roles
Young Carers Leisure Card – discounted pay and play activities and gym use at local leisure centres across Southern Oxfordshire in partnership with BETTER Leisure
Who is it for?
Age range: Young carers aged 8 to 24