Skip to content ↓
St Peter and St Paul's

St Peter and St Paul Catholic Primary Academy

Young Carers

Bromley Well Young Carers Service 

Bromley Well Young Carers Service supports young carers aged 4 -19 who are helping to support or care for a parent, sibling, friend or relative at home.  

There are two full-time Young Carer Workers. The service provides:

  • Young Carers App - a safe, secure, online space dedicated to young carers in Bromley borough
  • Opportunities to meet with other young carers, have fun, discuss any worries and try out new activities
  • Emotional support to discuss your caring role and any worries or questions you may have
  • Individual therapeutic support by professionals from the Bromley Wellbeing Service in central Bromley
  • Workshops to help develop your practical life skills
  • Workshops to help you think about your mental wellbeing and develop strategies for managing emotions
  • Leisure and social activities including outings and special events
  • Quarterly Young Carers Forum for you to share ideas and discuss ways to improve and develop the service we provide
  • Support for transition / changes in your life e.g moving to secondary school, changes in your caring role, preparing for adulthood
  • Drop-in sessions during the school holidays

If you would like further information please access Bromley Well Young Carers Service: https://www.bromleywell.org.uk/our-services/young-carers/  

If you think someone you know would benefit from a referral into this service, please contact Mrs. Mint or Mrs. Baines at the Academy.

A young carer is someone under 18 who helps look after someone in their family, or a friend, who has special educational needs, who is ill, disabled, has a mental health condition or misuses drugs or alcohol.  

If you would like further general information please access the Carer's Trust website:

https://carers.org/about-caring/about-young-carers