Great Yarmouth & Gorleston Young Carers

We’re there because we care!

Groups and Events


GYGYC offers age-specific peer support groups for Young Carers aged 8 to 25 who are caring for their parents or supporting their parents in caring for a sibling. Through targeted activities that offer support, respite, fun and learning opportunities, facilitated by Youth Workers offering support with their coping mechanisms and strategies to improvement their physical and mental health. Find out more about our groups, and also how to make a referral.

Pink Group

For young carers aged 8-9. Find out more.

Red Group

For 9-10 year olds

Green Group

For 12-13 year olds

Blue Group

For 14-15 year olds

Yellow Group

For 15-16 year olds

Orange Group

For 16-18 year olds

Purple Group

For 18-25 year olds


Get In Touch

Contact details

Address: Great Yarmouth & Gorleston Young Carers, MESH Office, Shrublands Youth & Adult Centre, Magdalen Way, Gorleston, NR31 7BP

Phone: 01493 650 056

Mobile: 07925 851 849