Carers Corner

Primary – secondary Transition session

We are holding a transition workshop for young carers and a parent where the young carers are transferring to Year 7 in secondary school in September 2018.

The Workshop will be on

Friday 13th April from 10 – 12.30 at the Hatfield Hub in Hatfield Town Centre

The content of the workshop is as follows :

  • Discussion about what you are looking forward to in secondary school and what you are worried about.
  • Young carers to create a drawing / piece of creative work around their caring role to share with their new school
  • Parents to discuss concerns further
  • Some advice about support for young carers in secondary school

If you wish to book a place on this workshop please phone on 01992 586969 or email on

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Christmas Drama activity for young carers 14+ years




Freefall Productions are running a drama workshop on Saturday 2nd December for young carers 14 years and over at Welwyn Garden City Library from 11am – 3pm. Carers in Hertfordshire will be supporting this event. Lunch will be provided with a Christmas theme. Please email to book your place or phone the office on 01992 586969

If we don’t already have your Carers in Herts annual  consent form please download and email / post it back to us  here : annual-consent-form-2017

You will also need a Freefall consent form which you must bring with you on the day. Download here : Consent Form – Freefall Workshop

Please call if you need the forms posting to you.

Click here to download all the information you need Freefall Theatre Project flyer 021217




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Family Christmas Craft session

Christmas craft flyer

If we don’t have a 2017 annual consent form for the young carer(s) who are coming please download one here and post / email it back to us annual-consent-form-2017


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New Young Carers Group at XC Centre Jarman Park – 13-18 year olds

Dacorum young carers group

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New Young Carers Group at Bowes Lyon, Stevenage Wednesdays 4.30 – 7pm

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Young Carers October Residential 8-13 Years

October residential for website

Deadline extended till Wednesday 20th September 5pm

Carers in Herts Young Carers Team are running our second residential in October Half Term. This time it’s for 13-18 year olds. If you would like to come to this please see our flyer and send back an application form along with an annual consent form if we don’t already have one by Friday September 15th.

YC residential leaflet October PDF

Application form October Word version




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Young Carer Survey

We would like to understand more about young carer’s experiences of using services to support them in their young carer roles  and have created a survey to find out more.

This information will feed into the decision making process about how young carer services will be planned for the future so it is important that we get as much information as possible.

To complete the survey please click here. The closing date for survey responses is 1st August 2017.

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