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Sandwell Young Carers

This record is classed under Carers groups, Support services, Short breaks and respite care.

Service Provider NameSandwell Young Carers
ServiceSupport and short breaks to young carers aged 5-18 years
Address2The Old Vicarage
Address344 Bratt Street
TownWest Bromwich
CountyWest Midlands
Post CodeB70 8SB
Where do they provide service from?Address above
Telephone0121 525 7667
Emailtracey.smith@sandwellyc.org.uk or contact@sandwellyc.org.uk
Websitehttp://www.sandwellyc.org.uk/
Area coveredBorough of Sandwell
Who is the service for?Young carers aged 5-18 years
Referral routeProfessional and self referrals are accepted. But the family must be in agreement to the referral and a referral form must be completed
Specific ethnic group?No
Summary of servicesThe organisation providesOne to one and group support to young carers.
Workshops and accreditations.
Youth and play sessions.
Day trips and residential breaks.

They also refer, signpost and advocate with young carers and their family members.
When are the services run?Monday to Friday and alternate Saturdays
Time details9am - 5pm but open until 8pm Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays.
Chargeable service?No
Cost of serviceNo Charge
Means testedNo - the criteria however is for young carers aged 5-18 years
Total capacity of serviceSandwell Young Carers is contracted to support 200 young carers per annum
Transport ProvidedTransport is provided following an assessment of need
CQC RegisteredNot applicable
Sandwell Approved ListNot applicable
Location
DisclaimerInclusion in this directory does not imply that Sandwell Council endorses the organisations and no responsibility is assumed for the information in their entries or their services. For terms and disclaimer see below. Directory last updated October 2019.

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