Other organisations that may be able to help you as a young carer.
We have grouped some links to other services that may be able to support you as a young carer. Some provide support for your mental health and wellbeing, some provide support for families, and some are provided by Hertfordshire County Council.
Sandbox – Mental health support for children and young people
The Ollie Foundation – a safe space to have a conversation about suicide prevention
The Mix – information & support for under 25s, including a young carer live group chat
Mind in Mid Herts – variety of groups, courses and therapies for age 16+
Reach Out (Hertfordshire Mind Network) – a phone and messaging service for age 10 – 17 if you’re stressed, worried or anxious
Healthy Young Minds in Herts – information on managing your mental health
Young Minds – information & advice on mental health
Frazzled Cafe – provides a safe and confidential online space for people to talk, listen and feel supported.
Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS) – variety of support and clinics for children’s and family’s mental health
Health for Teens School Nursing – Hertfordshire – information & advice on health, relationships, feelings and more
Lumi Nova – fun digital therapy for childhood anxiety for 7-12 year olds
The Sleep Charity – support and guidance to improve your sleep and a national helpline
Sibs – supports people who grow up with a disabled brother or sister.
Families in Focus – information and emotional support to families
SPACE Hertfordshire – support families where there is a child with ADHD, ASD or other neuro-diverse conditions
ADD-vance – ADHD & Autism
BeeZee Families – information and courses for families to lead a healthier life
Safe Spaces mentoring – mentoring service for young people in Year 7 and above
Services for Young People – youth groups and projects on a variety of issues, including employment & training advice
Families First Portal – Information about local services and activities
0-25 Together Service – For families with a child with additional needs