Carers Rights Day 2020. Know your rights

Carers Rights Day is on Thursday 26th November 2020. Carers Rights Day is a national campaign that brings organisations together to help carers in their local community know their rights and find...

Carers’ views on East Sussex home care

​Are you an unpaid carer supporting someone who also has paid home care provided? Give your views for a chance to win our prize draw! Care for the Carers is seeking unpaid carers’ views about home...

Parent Carer wellbeing courses starting in November 2020

Care for the Carers and Coastal Wellbeing are providing a free 6-week online wellbeing course for Parent Carers in East Sussex, who are looking after a child or children under 18. The weekly course,...

Small grants available for carers services

East Sussex County Council with their strategic partner, Care for the Carers, is offering grants of up to £15,000 (fifteen thousand pounds) per annum to organisations, groups or individuals who can...

1 in 10 people in East Sussex care for someone

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Carers Rights Day 2020. Know your rights

Carers Rights Day 2020. Know your rights

Carers Rights Day is on Thursday 26th November 2020. Carers Rights Day is a national campaign that brings organisations together to help carers in their local community know their rights and find...

read more
Carers’ views on East Sussex home care

Carers’ views on East Sussex home care

​Are you an unpaid carer supporting someone who also has paid home care provided? Give your views for a chance to win our prize draw! Care for the Carers is seeking unpaid carers’ views about home...

read more

What’s On

Fourth Tuesday of each month, 6pm-8pm Our Carers Information and Advice Group is free and held monthly in Eastbourne. It's a relaxing and informal space for carers to take a break and get together. A speaker offers useful advice for carers such as housing, care and support available, finances and
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4th Wednesday of the month, 2pm – 4pm Our Making Memories Dementia Group is free and held on the fourth Wednesday of each month in Hailsham. It's a fun and social space for carers of people with dementia to attend with the person they care for, or on their own.
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First Monday of each month 10am-12 noon Our Carers Information and Advice Group is free and held monthly in Hailsham. It's a relaxing and informal space for carers to take a break and get together. A speaker offers useful advice for carers such as housing, care and support available, finances
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