Highlights of Carers Week events happening around East Sussex between 11 - 17 June 2018.

Local events confirmed so far include:

Tuesday 5 June

  • Millwood, Uckfield Community Hospital, TN22 5AW: Meet ICE Project10am-1pm 

Tuesday 12 June

  • Eastbourne District General Hospital:  Carer Awareness Training, 9.30am - 12pm 
  • Sainsbury’s, St.Leonards-on-Sea: Meet staff from Association of Carers, 10am – 4pm
  • Cross in Hand: Carers creative reflection retreat run by Care for the Carers. Contact us for more information.

Thursday 14 June

  • Outside River Island shop, Eastbourne Arndale Centre: Meet Care for the Carers and partners including ICE Project and Sussex Community Development Association, 9.30am – 4.30pm
  • Also at Eastbourne Arndale Centre: Meet Cranstoun (East Sussex Families And Carers Team)
  • Rye Market: Care for the Carers information stand, all day from 8am
  • Uckfield Library: Meet staff from Care for the Carers, 10am – 4.30pm

Friday 15 June

  • Isabel Blackman Centre, Hastings: Isabel Blackman centre on Winding Street in Hastings and Care for the Carers host a Free Carers Fun and Information Day, with the opportunity to ride in a vintage bus, 10am – 3.30pm. Booking is required for: bus ride, lunch and if you require respite for cared for person. Book via Carleton Astley on 01424 446428 or email Carleton for more info.
  • Newhaven Sainsbury’s: Meet staff from Association of Carers and ICE Project, 10am – 2pm
  • Pampering Open House, Polegate: From 11am to 3pm & from 6pm to 8pm at 8 Walnut Walk, Polegate BN26 5AD. Enjoy a cuppa, cake and chatter. You can also try a mini relaxing treatment from Hazel Curtis Holistic Therapy, suggested donation with raffle entry £5, to include refreshments and entry to Fundraising Draw in aid of Care for the Carers.
  • Brede Farmers' Market: Meet Care for the Carers at our information stand between 10am-1pm.

Saturday 16 June

  • Seaford Driftwood Garden: Coast magazine described Driftwood as "A coastal garden full of innovative planting and original artworks serving delicious tea and cake". Entrance to the garden for this special afternoon will be £3. Open 1pm - 5pm at 4 Marine Drive, Seaford, BN25 2RS. 
  • Headway House, Newick: Headway is hosting a Carers Pampering Morning, 9.30am – 1pm with registered complimentary therapists. Booking required. Contact: 01825 724323.

After Carers Week:

Tuesday 26 June

  • Hillrise, Church Hill, Newhaven BN9 9HH: Meet ICE Project, 10am-1pm

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