Carers Rights Day 2020. Know your rights

What are your rights as a carer? Carers Rights Day is on Thursday 26th November 2020. This year's Carers Rights Day theme is `Know your rights' and we have lots of information about your rights as a...

Maggie fundraises for carers

Maggie, the wonder Schnoodle pup, recently completed her first ever run of 3K at Halloween dressed in a Halloween pumpkin outfit!  So far Maggie has raised over £250 for local East Sussex carers....

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,...

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.

Are you caring for someone?

Do you look after a friend, family member or neighbour who could not cope without your support?
Get help and advice »

Carers Card

Apply for an Emergency and Discount East Sussex Carers Card.
Find out more »

Volunteer with us

Make a difference to carers’ lives with our volunteering opportunities.
Find out more »

Get the help and support that’s right for you

Make a donation to CFTC

Make a Donation

Your donation could give a carer essential help and support when they need it the most.

Latest News

Carers Rights Day 2020. Know your rights

Carers Rights Day 2020. Know your rights

What are your rights as a carer? Carers Rights Day is on Thursday 26th November 2020. This year's Carers Rights Day theme is `Know your rights' and we have lots of information about your rights as a...

read more
Maggie fundraises for carers

Maggie fundraises for carers

Maggie, the wonder Schnoodle pup, recently completed her first ever run of 3K at Halloween dressed in a Halloween pumpkin outfit!  So far Maggie has raised over £250 for local East Sussex carers....

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

First Tuesday of each month, 10am-12-pm All of our carers groups are currently taking place online. Our Carers Information and Advice Group is free and held monthly in Crowborough. It's a relaxing and informal space for carers to take a break and get together. A speaker offers useful advice for
Read more
First Tuesday of each month, 10.30am-12-pm All of our carers groups are currently taking place online. First Tuesday of the month. 10.30am to 12pm. Please note this group is currently online or by phone. Our Mental Health Carers Support Group for East Sussex is a free, monthly group for carers
Read more
First Wednesday of each month, 10:30am-12pm All of our carers groups are currently taking place online. Our Carers Wellbeing Group is free and held monthly in Hailsham. It's a relaxing, social and informal space for carers to take a break and get together with a cup of tea or coffee.
Read more