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Know your rights: young carers and young adult carers

Young carer and young adult carers in England have the right to information and to an assessment of the support they need from the council.

It also tells you what should happen when you talk to the council about being a young carer or young adult carer.
Young carers and young adult carers gave us advice about what would make this a great resource for them and their peers.
It is written for all young carers and young adult carers, especially for those aged eight to twenty-five.
If you are a young carer or young adult carer and would like more information then head over to Carers Trust’s online support sites Matter and Babble.

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Southwark Carers
3rd Floor, Walworth Methodist Church,
54 Camberwell Road, London, SE5 0EN
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020 7708 4497

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Nearest tube – Elephant & Castle underground station (Northern and Bakerloo lines).

Nearest Railway Station – Elephant & Castle

Buses from Elephant and Castle – ask bus driver for Burgess Park. Bus numbers: 12, 171, 148, 176, 68, 484, 42, 40, 45