Young carers Meet our team Jude - Young Carer Family Link Worker Jude has been working for the Young Carers Service for 13 years, she is one of the family workers and has a social work qualification. Her role in the service is to carry out the assessments and look at offering a service to Young Carers. She meets with parents and young people and supports them in a variety of ways such as housing, mental health appointments, parenting support and referrals to other agencies. She is also a mentor for social work students that have placements at Young Carers and is responsible for keeping them on track and helping them through the placement. She loves working for the Young Carers and their families as there is something different every day and they keep her on her toes!!