• Does anyone in your home have an illness, disability or a problem with alcohol or drugs?  It could be your sister, brother, mum, dad, gran or grandad or maybe someone else who lives with you.

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  • Do you help look after them?

If you answer yes to both of these questions then you are a young carer and we are here to support you.  We offer advice, one-to-one and group support and a listening ear to Young Carers.  We offer a chance for you to meet and spend time with other Young Carers doing fun activities and going away on trips. 

Please get in touch to look at this further.  

Meet the Staff!


Lynn Bartlett is our Young Carers support worker.  Lynn gets help to run group activities from other trained crossroads staff.  If you have any queries she would love to here from you. 

Find us

Orkney Carers Centre

Kirkwall Travel Centre

West Castle Street



KW15 1GU


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