The MyLiferaft Resources
This section has been created to give you access to a large selection of external websites that we feel could offer relevant support, practical information and informed comment.
Whether you are looking for your local cinema to find out if they have wheelchair access, information on support groups on a wide range of topics or access to Government and NHS websites, the MyLiferaft Resources can help.
Enter a keyword below to search for a topic or click on the letters below i.e. if you are looking for links on Accessibility, click on the letter A.
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0208 550 8822
At Barnardo’s we believe in children – no matter who they are, what they have done or what they have been through. We will ensure their needs are met and their voices are heard.
Carers Rights (Carers UK)
Advice Line: 0808 808 7777
The Carers UK Carers Rights Guide covers your rights as a carer and where to go for financial or practical help in England
National Office: 0844 800 4361
A world where the role and contribution of unpaid carers is recognised and they have access to the quality support and services they need to live their own lives
Advice Line: 0808 808 7777
The UK's only national membership charity for carers, Carers UK is both a support network and a movement for change.
028 9180 0661
Crossroads young carers supports children and young people caring on a daily basis.
0207 359 3635
We provide support to young carers under the age of 18, whose lives are restricted in some way because they are supporting a person who is ill, has a disability, mental illness or misusing a substance.
Through the delivery of support and intervention services, and by speaking up on behalf of those who need us most, we give vulnerable children and families the chance for a better future.
The Children's Society
0300 303 7000
We are a national charity that works with the country's most vulnerable children and young people. We listen. We support. We act. Because no child should feel alone.
The Honey Pot Children's Charity
0207 602 2631
The Honeypot Children’s Charity offers both respite breaks and outreach support to young carers and vulnerable children, many of whom would otherwise have nowhere to turn.
020 8772 9900
Young people share their experiences with the mental health system in the UK, and how important it is to have access to local Youth Information, Advice and Counselling Services (YIACS).
MyLiferaft do not link to external sites in return for cash, services or any other consideration in kind. We are not responsible for the content of these external websites and their inclusion in this list is not an endorsement of the website or the site owner’s products or services. MyLiferaft is currently a UK-based product and therefore only features UK-based resources.