Carers of all ages can contact the County Council for a Carer's Assessment. Young Carers have their own dedicated telephone number should they wish to speak to a Young Carer's Assessor.
Adult Carers: 0300 111 8010
Young Carers: 01785 278444
If the person you are looking after receives, or may need, support from social care, then you can ask to have a joint assessment of your needs.