About Us

Aims and Objectives

To provide a listening ear and support for children and young people living in a caring role or those who are affected by the illness and/or disability of a family member who may have:

  • A learning or physical disability
  • Terminal or long-term illness
  • Mental health problems
  • A severe addiction

To give our children and young people opportunities to build new friendships and support by offering a wide range of activities.

To provide transport, wherever possible, to assist our children and young people to groups and outings.

To provide relevant learning and training opportunities to our clients, cadets, volunteers, paid workers, trustees and outside agencies.

To raise the awareness individually, locally, nationally and globally of the issues that children, young people and young carers face due to their family circumstances.

To recognise and celebrate the skills and achievements of these children and young people.

To recognise the support and diversity of the family unit.