Young Carer support during Covid-19

During the Coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic the Carers Matter Norfolk Advice Line (0800 083 1148) and Live Chat on this website are operating usual hours. All Carers Matter Norfolk (Young Carers & Families) staff are working from home.

Carers Matter Norfolk Carer Connectors and Youth Workers from the partnership are still supporting young carers, although with some changes. For details of partners visit:

The Benjamin Foundation

Caring Together

GYGYC  (GYGYC’s new website is coming soon, watch this space!)

Holt Youth Project

MTM Youth Services

Suffolk Family Carers

Voluntary Norfolk

West Norfolk Carers

If you are currently being supported or have had a referral you will be contacted by your Connector/Youth Worker. Some of our other services may be affected so follow us on Facebook , Instagram and Twitter for further information and regular updates.

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If you are finding things difficult and want to talk in confidence to a counsellor or mental health professional, visit Kooth, a new service commissioned by Norfolk County Council offering free, safe and anonymous online support and counselling.