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Young Carers

Young people, 5-18 years old, who care for someone at home due to their illness, frailty, physical or mental health problems.

Examples of tasks are:

  • Shopping
  • Cooking
  • Housework
  • Support with medication
  • Helping to look after someone (other family members – siblings etc.)

Our FREE support services include:

  • Carers Assessments
  • Carers Support Plans
  • One-to-one support
  • Respite Activities
  • Time with other Young Carers
  • After school clubs

If you would like more information on Young Carers or you would like to talk to us, contact us on (01229) 822822 or email:

Opening Times

Office Times: Monday to Thursday from 9am to 5pm

Friday 9am to 4pm

Furness Carers is a Registered Charity based in Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria and covers the whole Furness peninsular.


Furness Carers, Hindpool Community Centre, Nelson Street, Barrow-in-Furness LA14 1NF


Registered Charity in England: 1114029 Company: 5724307