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Volunteers Week 2017

Volunteers Week 2017 It’s Volunteers Week 2017, a national campaign celebrating the difference volunteers make, and Care for the Carers is taking this opportunity to thank all of its volunteers for their hard work and dedication. Jennifer Twist, Chief Executive more »

Care for the Carers Gets Set for Carers Week 2017

Care for the Carers is getting ready to celebrate Carers Week 2017, a national awareness campaign which will take place from Monday 12 to Sunday 18 June. The charity, which supports unpaid East Sussex carers, is joining the national campaign more »

New Anthology of Carers’ Poems

Care for the Carers has produced a poetry anthology of carers’ writing, Carers’ Words, Carers’ Lives, as part its creative writing project. The poems featured in the anthology have been written by carers from across East Sussex ,and the book forms part more »

Carers Week 2017

12-18 June 2017 Care for the Carers is joining the national celebrations for Carers Week 2017 and will be highlighting the challenges carers face and the contribution they make to their families and communities throughout East Sussex. The focus of this more »

Carers’ Forum, Thursday, 11th May

The next Carers’ Forum is taking place on Thursday,11th May, from 10:00am to 3:30pm at The Kings Centre, 27 Edison Road, Eastbourne. For more information please call Debbie on 01323 738390 or email: debbier@cftc.org.uk.

NEW Film – Carers’ Words, Carers’ Lives

This short film highlights the diverse experiences of four unpaid carers from East Sussex. Using their own words Cynthia, Meena, Peter and Josh explore the impact caring has on their lives, the challenges they face and the support they have more »

Time to Spare?

If you want to feel happier and healthier in 2017 why not become a volunteer? Did you know that volunteering: Is good for your mind and body Connects you to others Can advance your career Brings fun and fulfilment to more »

New Information Centre in Hastings

Care for the Carers and Age UK East Sussex team up to open a new Information Centre for the residents of Hastings On Monday 20 February 2017 the Worshipful the Mayor of Hastings, Councillor Judy Rogers, cut the ribbon that more »

Carers Toolkit Courses

New Carers Toolkit Courses Launched for 2017 The Carers Toolkit is a programme designed by carers, for carers and aims to equip carers with skills and information on a wide range of caring issues to improve the health and wellbeing of carers and more »