Carers Rights Day is a national campaign that brings organisations together to help carers in their local community know their rights and find out how to get the support they are entitled to.

This year's Carers Rights Day is taking place on Friday, 24th November, with events taking place across East Sussex from October to December. For more information, see below, or if you'd like more information about carers rights, click here. 

Monday, 20th November – 2.45pm – 3.45pm - Dippy Doodah’s – Hailsham – Tea n Chit chat – drop in. For more information please contact Care for the Carers Tel: 01323 738390   Email: [email protected]

Wednesday, 22nd November – 2pm – 4pm - Headway, Newick – Tea, biscuits & information for carers. For more information, please contact Care for the Carers Tel: 01323 738390  Email: [email protected]

Wednesday 22nd November – Bexhill Town Hall – Carer Awareness training for professional and volunteers working in the community – Limited places – Booking essential.For more information please contact Care for the Carers Tel: 01323 738390  Email: [email protected]

Friday 24th November – Pheonix Centre Lewes – Open Day – free activities, drinks and snacks. For more information please contact Andrea Januszewska  Tel: 01273 472 005Email: [email protected] 

Friday, 24th November – 9.30am – 4.30pm - Eastbourne Arndale Centre – Information about carers rights,  support for carers, healthy eating, training and employment, finances and research. For more information please contact Care for the Carers Tel: 01323 738390  Email: [email protected]

Friday, 24th of November – HARC – Hastings – TBC

Thursday, 30th November – 10am – 12noon – Sussex Community Development Association - Isabel Blackman Centre, Hastings Old Town – Feel Good day  - Market place of services for carers and a selection of feel good activities (including a Cake Sale) to support carer well-being. For more information please contact Carleton Astley – Isabel Blackman Centre Tel: 01424 446428 Email: [email protected]

Saturday 2nd December – 9.30am – 1pm – Headway, Newick – Carers Pampering Day – Complimentary therapies alongside seasonal floral decoration making – Limited spaces – Book early. For more information please contact Trudy Mayes – Headway Tel: 01825 724323 Email: [email protected]