Make a Referral

Referral Criteria

Child between the ages of 8 and 18 helping to care for a family member. There is no minimum hours needed to qualify for our service, just regular caring responsibilities for a family member.

Young adult up to the age to 24 helping to care for a family member

The young carer must live within the Districts of either South Oxfordshire or the Vale of White Horse

Accessing Our Service

For Professionals

Make a referral, complete the two page referral formĀ downloadable here

email it to: yc@befreeyc.org.uk

or ring 01235 838 554 (Tuesday to Friday) to discuss

For Young Carers and their Families

Give us a call on 01235 838 554

Once we receive your referral we will be in contact to arrange a home visit to meet the young carer. During the home visit we will assess the mental and physical effects caring is having on the young carer. Our assessments are undertaken using the widely accepted MACA and PANOC assessment tools.

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