Young Carers Advocacy Project
28 Wood Street
|Phone||0121 520 8070|
|Opening hours||Monday to Friday 9 am - 5 pm but the service is available weekdays, weekends, during school holidays and at times that
will meet the needs of children, young people and their families.
|Accessibility details||Service only available for residents of Sandwell.|
Working throughout the whole of Sandwell to support children and young people aged 5-18 years of age who provides regular and ongoing care and emotional support to a family member who is physically or mentally ill, disabled or misuses substances. Working holistically with the young carer and their family to ensure that they are placed at the heart of the decision making process when dealing with schools, children’s services and other professionals involved in their lives.
|Categories||Advocacy, Befriending, Carers support, Parent and family support|
|Staff Qualifications||All our advocacy practitioners have or are working towards the professional National Advocacy Qualification|