Action For Children

Action for Children

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Who is it for?

Children and teenagers

Age range


Services offered

Action for Children raise awareness, identify and provide direct support to children and young people who look after or help to look after someone in their family who is unwell or disabled, including children caring for parents who have mental health or substance misuse problems. The direct support that they provide includes: Young carers needs assessment Personal support, advice and guidance Individual and group support Trips and activities during school holidays Help to access specialist services Help to access universal services such as leisure and youth services

How to access

Phone or website


[email protected]

Open hours

Phone line (open 9.00am to 5.00pm, Monday to Friday)


Social Media

Twitter @actnforchildren Facebook @ActionforChildrenInstagram @actionforchildrenukYouTube Action for Children