Vale Young Carers Project
The young carers project in the Vale of Glamorgan has been run by the YMCA and is currently supporting almost 55 young carers across the County. This project is funded by Vale of Glamorgan Council.
The Youth Club at the Hub, Barry YMCA is open every Wednesday from 6.30pm – 8.30pm during term time and is specifically for young carers between 13 - 18 years of age.
The Youth Club at CF61 is open every Wednesday during term time at 6.00pm -8.00pm and is aimed at young carers between 10.5 - 12 years
Both these clubs are for only young people who have been accepted onto the project.
The young carers that attend join in with activities such as: arts and crafts, games, dance workshops, media workshops, life skill sessions, school help etc.