Kinship Carers UK is a national not for profit charity. It champions the vital role of Kinship Carers, 'Connected Families' when they take on the challenging role of permanently parenting someone else’s child.
Kinship Carers UK help kinship families succeed, we promote loving and supportive relationships between children, young people and their kinship families. We provide independent support, information and advice. In particular, we offer a wealth of relevant experience from kinship families to prospective kinship carers and to all those who work with them.
Kinship care consultancy offers the following:
Support groups offering advice, emotional support and encouragement
Bespoke Kinship care training to carers and professionals
Advocacy service and peer support programme for Kinship carers
Kinship youth club for children and young people aged 6 - 16
Everything we do is designed to improve the day to day experiences of Kinship families by empowering and supporting them. We listen to what they say about their situation and identify, with them, positive changes that can be made.
Kinship Carers UK is a growing charity for a growing social issue. We are looking to bring about change to Kinship care policies, for a patron to advance our cause and for much needed charitable donations.
Charity Name: Kinship Carers UK
Charity number: 1163906