York Carers Centre is an independent charity and a network member of the national Carers Trust. Working in partnership with carers, statutory and voluntary organisations to ensure unpaid carers throughout York have access to confidential information, advice and support. They work with carers to influence positive change in service delivery with local government, employers, schools and health providers.
York Carers Centre supports carers of all ages:
- Young adults (18 to 25)
- Young carers (5 to 18)
The funding comes from a variety of sources and the principal funders are the City of York Council and the Vale of York Clinical Commissioning Group.
They rely on grants from charitable trusts and on donations and fundraising to enable them to deliver specific projects.