Who are we?
Caring for carers throughout East Ayrshire. To create a carer led service by placing carers at the heart of the organisation and ensuring the services are effective and accessable to all carers regardless of location, personal circumstances or their caring situation.
What do we do?
Young Carers: Our Young Carers Team are able to offer 1:1 in person support, as well as group support. You can come along and meet other young carers who know and understand how you feel. Young Adult Carers: Alongside our Young Carers programme, we also provide specific services for Young Adult Carers, aged 18-25. This includes personal and social development training, short breaks, social and respite activities, 1:1 support, counselling services, training programmes, back to work programmes, access to further education, training and employment. Adult Carers: 1:1 Support, in person, online and on the phone. Advice on different benefits and help filling in forms. Weekly Support Groups, Fuel and Energy Advice. The Alpha Venture: Employability Programme is a service covering the whole of East Ayrshire. We work with young people aged 14-25, enabling them to access education, training and employment opportunities. Respite Opportunites.
How to get access or get in touch?
Contact by telephone or e-mail or visit the website for more information.