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Young carers and young adult carers

Get advice and chat to other young carers


Talking things through with someone who understands your situation can really help.

  • The Carers Trust Heart of England has specialist information, advice and support workers you and your family can talk to. Contact the Young Carers' Project or call in to their Information and Advice Centre.
  • Other organisations such as the Coventry Alzheimer’s Society also have advisors and groups that might be helpful.

See our Information, Advice and Support for Carers pages for more information.

Chat online with other young carers or young adult carers - the Carers Trust national website has a range of forums for carers of different age groups providing online community support.

  • Matter is an online community for young adult carers (ages 16 - 25).
  • Carers Space is an online forum for adult carers.

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