Lea's story

Lea is an unpaid carer in East Sussex. Here, she tells us about caring for her mum with dementia.Read more

Carers' Words, Carers' Lives

Care for the Carers has produced a poetry anthology of carers’ writing, Carers’ Words, Carers’ Lives, as part of its creative writing project.Read more

Charlotte's Story

Charlotte is one of several unpaid carers in East Sussex to take part in our inter-generational Carers’ Words, Carers’ Lives heritage project. Charlotte took part in a short film in which she tells her story and talks about an object that has special meaning to her.Read more

Jason's Story

Jason is one of several unpaid carers in East Sussex to take part in our inter-generational Carers’ Words, Carers’ Lives heritage project. Jason took part in a short film in which he tells his story and talks about an object that has special meaning to him.Read more

Ian's Story

Ian is one of several unpaid carers in East Sussex to take part in our inter-generational Carers’ Words, Carers’ Lives heritage project. Ian took part in a short film in which he tells his story and talks about an object that has special meaning to him.Read more

John's Story

John is one of several unpaid carers in East Sussex to take part in our inter-generational Carers’ Words, Carers’ Lives heritage project. John took part in a short film in which he tells his story and talks about an object that has special meaning to him.Read more

Janice's Story

Janice is one of several unpaid carers in East Sussex to take part in our inter-generational Carers’ Words, Carers’ Lives heritage project. Janice took part in a short film in which she tells her story and talks about an object that has special meaning to her.Read more

Carers' Stories - Chris Raeburn

Carer Ambassador Chris Raeburn talks to Care for the Carers about his experience of caring for this son.Read more

In focus: Young Adult Carers Group

The Young Adult Carers Groups are monthly evening groups for carers aged 17 to 25 years.Read more

Carers Breaks - Derek

Derek Kayes-Knight is a carer for his wife Susan, who is living with dementia.Read more

Carers Breaks - Roger

Former carer Roger Strange-Burlong looked after his wife for 13 years and here he talks to Care for the Carers about his experience of getting a break from his caring role and the impact on his health and wellbeing.Read more

Wellbeing groups with Care for the Carers

Wellbeing groups are regular, informal drop-in groups for all carers, with input at some groups from carer support workers. See info about groups in East Sussex.Read more