Young Carers (Bristol and South Gloucestershire)

Service Description

Our Young Carers Service provides help and support to children aged 8-18, their families and professionals working with young carers in Bristol and South Gloucestershire.

Our range of services includes a confidential telephone information and advice line, carers’ magazine, Carers Emergency Card, one-to-one casework support, carers’ groups, activities for carers to take time out, regular breaks and training courses. We also work to identify and support carers in hospital and GP settings through our health team and support carers to get into – and stay in – employment.

Service Details

Catchment Area:

Bristol and South Gloucestershire

Help Available:

Consultation for professionals; Information; Signposting; Support (e.g. informal help)

For Ages:

8-18 years

We Work With:

One to One , Groups , Families , Professionals

Opening Times:

Monday to Friday 10am – 1pm and Monday to Thursday 2pm – 4pm

We Work In These Places:

In the community; Over the phone


This service is not managed by the Anna Freud Centre unless specifically stated and you should use the below details to contact the service directly.

Telephone: 0117 965 2200 (carers line) or 0117 939 2562 (admin line)



Address: Vassall Centre, Gill Avenue, Fishponds, Bristol, BS16 2QQ

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Last Updated: 9th August 2021

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