Nottinghamshire & Derbyshire – 0115 9628920
Leicestershire & Northamptonshire – 01455 560046
We provide full support for carers of children with disabilities and young carers who care for members of their family.
We provide one-to-one home-based care, giving parents and carers a break from caring pressures. Our Carer Support Workers are fully trained to step into your shoes with whatever personal care and activities your child needs and enjoys.
We also provide one-to-one care outside the home, helping children with disabilities to develop and enhance their skills and confidence within the community. This service is delivered at pre-arranged times and locations enabling parents and carers to have time to themselves or with other children at home.
We provide overnight care that we call a “waking night service”. We stay overnight at your home, staying awake for your child’s needs and make it possible for you to have an undisturbed night’s sleep.
The quality of life of children and young people can be deeply affected by the demands of caring for another family member with care needs. We give young carers the regular breaks they need to see their friends, catch up on school work or just relax with their family.
Our children’s services have continued to expand in both scale and skills. The team has developed a comprehensive training programme to equip staff to cope with a diverse range of ages, needs and circumstances. Our goals are: