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Spurgeons is a charitable organisation that provides support for children, young people and families. Spurgeons Young Carers Project supports young people between 7- 18 years who have a caring role for a member of their family unit. We’re currently delivering more than 81 projects to support children, young people, their families and communities to find long-lasting solutions to...

Young Carers Support Volunteer

This opportunity is ongoing, with no end date.

Wolverhampton Young Carers Service offers 8-18 year olds respite from their caring role. Young carers are children who help care for someone within their family. That person maybe parents, siblings, grandparent or other relative who may be affected by physically disability, mental health conditions, substance misuse, any long term illness etc. The service offers free transport to and from the centre. Confidential one-one support, information and advice, an activity break, make friends and have fun.

Hours per week

4

Training information

Training provided and child protection amd safe guarding and online moduler

Location

workspace - outreach

DBS required?

yes - provided

Transport information

travel expenses - for outreach
  • Opportunity LengthOngoing
  • Volunteering WithSafety and Welfare, Support, Information and Advice

Employability skills

  • Skills 0