Family Carers Ireland offers a FREE Young Carers Card which gives young people with caring responsibilities aged 10-24 years access to a variety of great deals and discounts including offers from SkyPark, Zipit Forest Adventure, Grafton Barbers, Omniplex Cinemas, Gym Plus and many more (see below).

The card can also be used as proof of caring responsibilities for schools, colleges and health services.

In order to be eligible you must:

  • Be aged 10 – 24 years
  • Care for or help to care for a family member or friend
  • Have consent from a parent/guardian to apply if you are under 16

To register for a Young Carers Card, please click here

If you are a young carer and have any feedback on existing offers or benefits you would like to see in future, please email

If you are a business and would like to become a Young Carers member partner, please email We’d love to have you on board!


Young Carers Card Benefits

Social Activities

Health and Wellbeing

  • My Active Discounts

    My Active Discounts - Huge savings on clothing, fitness equipment, nutrition, shoes and much more. Contact for promo code. Visit

  • My Gym Discounts

    My Gym Discounts - Voucher based or discount code scheme to young carers for gym memberships, leisure centres, health clubs, class studios, etc. Please contact for promo code. Visit .Please ensure you check your local gym‘s insurance re: age restrictions.

  • The Grafton Barber

    The Grafton Barber are offering a 10% discount to bearers of the FCI young carers membership card in all Grafton Barber stores subject to terms & conditions.  For more info, visit

  • Gym Plus

    Gym Plus are offering no joining fee and a student membership rate to young carers under 25 (must be aged 16 and over) in eigh of their Gym Plus locations on presentation of their FCI young carers membership card. Rates vary per club. Visit to gain contact with your nearest Gym Plus regarding rates.

  • Leisureplex

    Leisureplex are offering young carers free bowling on presentation of their FCI young carers membership card and when accompanying a paying person in all their Leisureplex centres Monday to Friday. Offer will not be valid Saturday/Sunday/Bank Holidays for Leisureplex centres in Dublin. In Cork, the offer is not available between 2-6 Saturday/Sunday/Bank Holidays but will be available at all other times. For more info, visit

Education & Training

Leisure Breaks

  • Fort Lucan

    Fort Lucan Outdoor Adventureland, Westmanstown, Lucan, Co. Dublin are offering free entry to the young carers up to the age of 12 upon presentation of their FCI young carers membership card.  For more info, visit email or call 01 628 0166.

  • SkyPark

    SkyPark, Carlingford are offering young carers a 50% discount on presentation of the FCI young carers membership card for Skypark Main Course and any Combo Package. Email for more more info and promo code. Visit, call 042 93 73 100 or email

  • Zipit Forest Adventures

    Zipit Forest Adventures are offering young carers free entry when accompanying a supervised full paying adult and on presentation of their FCI young carers membership card in all Zipit Locations. Bookings to be made over the phone on 051 858 008. For more information, visit