* Kernow Young & Young Adult Carers

Activities Assistance

Activities Assistant

Be rewarded and have new experiences, volunteer with us as an Activities Assistant.

Can you:

  • Be friendly and have a good sense of humour
  • Understand of the needs of young children and their families
  • Have a non-judgemental attitude
  • Be reliable

What you can expect:

  • Help support the staff and young carers on fun activity days, either within a group or one to one.

  • Support our young people and their families in maintaining positive changes as an extension to our work through regular support and mentoring, including engagement with education, training and employment

  • What we can offer:

  • Gaining experience of working with children and families
  • Developing communication skills
  • Improving your confidence
  • The chance to meet lots of new people in your local area
  • Being part of our friendly team!

Action for Children does what’s right, does what’s needed and does what works.


Our Vision

We aim to make the caring role a more positive experience 

Kernow Carers is committed to working with children and young adults aged up to 25 years, to make the caring role a more positive experience by offering activities and workshops, school groups and support, information and guidance.