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:
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:
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.