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Email

customer.service@shropshire.gov.uk

Telephone

0345 678 9000

Postal Address

Shropshire Council
Shirehall
Abbey Foregate
Shrewsbury
Shropshire
SY2 6ND

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)

In accordance with the latest government announcement regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, users should be aware of the instruction to stay at home, and to only leave the house for food, health reasons or essential work. You should also stay 2 metres (6ft) away from other people.

In light of this, the groups, clubs and societies listed within the Shropshire Community Directory will be unable to meet until further notice, and there may be a reduced service for other local and national organisations.

For further information, please contact the individual groups or organisations listed.

Shropshire Young Carers Service (Crossroads Together)

Description:

The Young Carers Service (Shropshire) support young people aged between 5 and 18 years old and are a carer for a family member, who is ill, disabled, suffers with mental health difficulties or has alcohol/drug related issues.

The Young Carers Service offers:

  • peer support
  • respite opportunities
  • fun activities such as arts, music, sports and trips
  • 1:1 support from young carers in a similar situation
  • a chance to make a difference to other young carers
  • a chance to relax, have a break and have fun.

Groups are held monthly at various locations around Shropshire.

The Young Carers Service can provide transport to those who do not have access to their own transport.

For more information, please follow the link to visit their website.

Contact Details

Telephone:
01743 341995
General enquires: 0333 323 1990 (Option 1, then Option 6 to get through to the Shrewsbury Office)
Email:
shropYC@crossroadstogether.org.uk

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Page last reviewed:
05/02/2020
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