Is your child or a child you know the main carer for an adult? Do you need to know where to get help and what to do next? YoungMinds is here to support you.
We've put together information about young carers especially for parents and carers, with lots of links to organisations who can help. We're also here to listen. If you want to talk to someone in confidence about your worries, you can contact the YoungMinds Parents' Helpline for free. You can call, email or chat to us online – whatever suits you best.
About young carers
Many young carers cope well, especially with support, but some may find it very stressful at times.
If you are looking for support for a young carer, there are lots of people to turn to.