Young carers

"I'd like some extra help with things like schoolwork while I am caring for my relative."

Staying fit & healthy

Need support as a young carer?

The FISH website is a great place to find the right support.

When you're caring for someone, it's even more important that you look after yourself.

Take a look at advice on staying active.

Tips for eating well.

Looking after your mental health.

Passport to leisure card

As a young carer, you may qualify for a passport to leisure card. This will mean you'll save:

25 % off at our cafes

The passport to leisure card also entitles you to a 25% discount at:

Just show your card at the till.

50% off at leisure centres

You'll save 50% off most of the services available at your local council leisure centre, such as swimming, gym and classes.

Gym inductions

If you wish to use a leisure centre gym, you must have an induction.

The 50% discount is not available on gym inductions, however you will be charged the concession rate.

How to access this service

  • Assessment


    You will be considered for a passport to leisure card as part of your carer assessment.

  • Application


    If our support worker identifies that you qualify, they will ask you to complete a ‘passport to leisure’ application form. You can fill it in straightaway and hand it back to our team member, or do it later and take it to your local council leisure centre.

  • Collect your card


    Once your card is ready, your local council leisure centre will contact you. You can pick it up on your first visit.