Carers Week, 7th – 13th June 2021, Making Caring Visible and Valued

This year, Carers Week takes place on 7th-13th June 2021. The week celebrates and recognises the vital contribution made by the UK’s 6.5 million unpaid carers – over 69,000 in East Sussex - and the...

COVID-19 Vaccine FAQs for Carers in Sussex

Updated: 26th March 2021 COVID-19 vaccinations rollout for eligible unpaid carers Am I eligible for a vaccination as an unpaid carer? Unpaid carers include anyone who is eligible for a Carer’s...

Register your details as a carer to receive vaccination booking information

The vaccination rollout for carers in Sussex is underway.  We are inviting unpaid carers in East Sussex to register with us if you would like to receive COVID-19 vaccine booking information when it...

Baking workshops for carers

East Sussex carers can join free, online Baking for Wellbeing Workshops during May. You will find out how to make everyday breads, light cakes and bakes and pastry, learning and baking along with...

1 in 10 people in East Sussex care for someone

You can help us to make sure that no one is left to care alone.

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Make a difference to carers’ lives with our volunteering opportunities.
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What’s On

Third Saturday of each month, 10am – 12pm. Online using Zoom. Our Mental Health Carers Support Group is a free, monthly group for carers of people with mental health issues. The group is social, relaxed and a place to meet with other carers over a cup of tea or coffee.
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Join Community Chef, Robin, and baker, Timothy Blair, for a delectable workshop on low fat and sugar baking. You will learn how to make delicious Italian apple cake, honey jacks and cinnamon cookies. This interactive workshop is suitable for beginners and improvers and online using Zoom. You can book your
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Third Tuesday of each month, 10:30am-12pm. Online using Microsoft Teams. Our Carers Wellbeing Group is free and held monthly for carers in Peacehaven. It's a relaxing, social and informal space for carers to take a break and get together with a cup of tea or coffee. For more information call 01323
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