Knowsley Young Carers Service


The Young Carers Team supports young people aged 6 to 18 years who are caring for a family member who due to illness, disability, a mental health problem or an addiction and cannot cope without their support. Young Carers often take on practical and/or emotional caring responsibilities that would normally be expected of an adult. support carers providing support wherever possible.




Young person aged between 6-18 years old that cares for a family member (parent/sibling/other relative). More criteria can be found on the website

Available for friends and family

Last updated 14/04/2021

Supported by:

NHS England, support organisations and cancer charities across the UK

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