Where? Project 49 49 Alexandra Street Southend-on-Sea Essex SS1 1BW When? Wednesday 13 June 2018, 10am - 2pm We're so excited for Carers Week 2018! We will be appearing at a whole host of events during Carers Week 2018 to celebrate and promote our free project for unemployed Carers: Essex Carers - The Way to Work. Mid-week on Weds 13th June, we will be hosting our very own event at Project 49 - Southend's awesome hub for people with Learning Disabilities. The project 49ers wi
What is a young adult Carer? Young Adult Carers are between the ages of 18yrs – 25yrs, and look after a relative or friend, of any age, due to disability, chronic/terminal illness, mental health problem or an alcohol or drug addiction / dependency. We know that Caring for another individual is a selfless act, even if the Carer is a close friend or relative. Everybody has a choice to Care, but that doesn’t mean the same Carers can choose to have a life for themselves as well.