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Are you a Young Carer?

Young Carers are children and young people who care for someone in their own home who is ill, has a physical or mental disability, or drug or alcohol problems.

For more information go to Young Carers Bucks who can provide support for young carers age 6-18 in Buckinghamshire:

As well as offering support & information, they have trips & activities and Young Carers Clubs. They can also help you to find other services who may be able to help you too.

Last updated: 20 March, 2018

Coronavirus (COVID-19): We are not allowing visitors to any of our hospital or inpatient sites in order to protect our patients and staff who care for them from the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus). This is with effect from Monday 23 March 2020 until further notice.