Imago Community (formerly Voluntary Action within Kent) is a Registered Charity and Company Limited by Guarantee, working across Kent, Medway, East Sussex and London to ‘promote, develop and facilitate social action, supporting independence and empowering communities’.
Imago Short Breaks for Disabled Children
Imago Youth Cafes
Imago Youth Cafes run fortnightly in each district for 8 – 15 year olds at the centre. These Cafes run after school for 2 hours during term time with a number of school holiday activity days also available. All sessions offer a fun-based learning opportunity, focusing on building confidence, participation, life skills and independence
Imago Saturday Club
Imago Saturday Club, for the older age group (15 – 19 years), offers monthly 6 hour clubs as well as a number of school holiday activity days. Sessions focus on transition and progression by providing young people with activities that utilise the facilities in the local community.
Get in touch
Find out more –
- Call 0300 111 1110
- Make a referral online
Kent Young Carers
Kent Young Carers (KYC) is the countywide service for Young Carers aged 5-18 across Kent.
Young carers provide a range of caring responsibilities for a family member with a long-term illness, disability, mental health or substance misuse issue.
KYC works with schools, communities, and statutory and voluntary agencies to identify hidden young carers.
Following assessment, KYC offer a range of short-term interventions including signposting, one-to-one support, in school support and workshops.
Get in touch
For further information please contact the KYC Hub:
The KYC Hub is available for you to call Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm to talk about Young Carers’ needs and can provide information, advice and signposting.