Dudley Young Carers
Dudley Young Carers provides support for Young Carers from 8 to 18

We provide:

  • Advice and support
  • Monthly Youth Clubs:
    • Juniors age 8-13
    • Seniors age 14-18
  • Extra activities
    • during school holidays
    • outings and residential trips
  • 1:1 support from a worker

Make a Referral

To make a referral please contact the service on 01902 87755001902 877550 or download and complete the appropriate referral form:

Professionals Referral form Self Referral form

Meet the team

Angie Jones

Children’s Services Lead

Angie  is the Childrens Services lead who manages both Wolverhampton and Dudley Young Carers and Chill and Chat.
She likes to come along to groups and activities to meet as many young people as she can.
When she is not at work she enjoys playing tennis, reading and watching Marvel films.

Nick Smith

Nick Smith

Support Worker

Nick enjoys football, fishing and listening to heavy rock music. He enjoys working directly with the kids and dislikes computers. He is saft as a bottle of pop!


Jan Dunn

Support Worker

Jan is the loud one who is stuck in a 70s funk time warp, she loves her music and dance. She is a great listener and always happy to chat with the kids and teach them dance routines.

Emma Turley

Support Worker

Emma is a yummy mummy who loves to do lots of cooking, Emma also likes to get her hands dirty with the arts and crafts, nail art and beauty. A girls best friend.

Hayley Penrose

Administration Officer

What can we say, Hayley loves to spend time with her two adorable little girls, she works hard calling and answering the phones for the group sessions. Hayley is the computer "geek" I'm sure Nick will agree!

Baldish Kaur

Young Adult Carers Project Co-ordinator

Dish look’s like one of the kids but has a voice louder than 30 of them. She is honest, friendly and will go above and beyond for you. Shoes, shoes, shoes is one of her hobbies and she has over 130 pairs.

Dave Clinton

Casual worker

Dave is a firm favourite among the young people at Young Carers for his fun loving and child like (not childish!) personality. Dave loves football and is an exceptional artist, he is also the front man of a band. Easy going and laid back, thats Dave!

ken Watkins


Ken is lovely. He is always on hand to help, listen and talk too. Ken likes to get stuck into all of the activities at Young Carers. An all round good sport - anything sporty call on Ken