Make A Referral

Please read our Privacy Policy, it explains when and why we collect personal information; how we use it, keep it secure and in what circumstances we may share it with other organisations. It also outlines your rights regarding how your personal information is used.

For professionals: you can refer a carer to us with the carer’s permission, preferably on a referral form or if you want to know more please ring us.

Please see form below:

Adult Carer Referral Form 


Refer a Young Carers (8-18 years old) PLEASE NOTE:

If you would like to refer to Carers Lewisham a child or young person for young carers support or to find out what other services are available within the borough please complete the form below:

Young Carers Referral Form

The Children and Families Act 2014 and Care Act 2014 gives young Carers rights to be assessed by local authorities in order to address their need for support as well as to safeguard against inappropriate care.

If you are worried about a child or are concerned about an on going issue involving a child please contact the Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH) directly on 020 8314 6660 (out of hours call 020 8314 6000) or email them on

For urgent child protection referrals, contact the MASH on 020 8314 9181. If you think a child or young person may be in immediate danger, call 999 or contact your local police on 101.

Carers Lewisham
Waldram Place
Forest Hill
SE23 2LB

Opening Times:
Monday to Friday 9am-5pm

Carers Lewisham is a Carers Trust Network Partner and is accredited by Advice Quality Standard Mark.

We are funded by London Borough of Lewisham, NHS Lewisham (CCG), Children in Need, Donations and Legacies.

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