Our history

Care for the Carers has been supporting and representing unpaid carers in East Sussex since 1989.Read more

Who is a carer?

An unpaid carer is someone who looks after a friend, family member or neighbour who due to illness, disability, a mental health problem or an addiction could not cope without their support.Read more

Why carers need support

There are some 6.4 million unpaid carers in the UK who are looking an ill, older or disabled family member, friend or partner.Read more

Statistics

Care for the Carers estimates that there are 65,000 unpaid carers in East Sussex, and below are the estimated figures for each area.Read more

Vision, mission and values

We will work with carers until all East Sussex carers have recognition, choices, influence and access to quality support and services that they need and want.Read more

What we do

Care for the Carers is an independent charity and the Carers Centre for East Sussex.  We have been supporting and representing unpaid carers in East Sussex since 1989.Read more