Carers

Association of Carers 30th Birthday Celebrations

We have just celebrated the third of three 30th birthday parties for volunteers, carers and cared-for people. The parties, hosted in St Leonards, Eastbourne and Heathfield, were held to mark 30 years of the charity having been established. Across the three celebrations, almost 250 people came together

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Aviva Community Fund voting is open: Telephone Support for Carers

The Association of Carers has a project listed as part of the Aviva Community Fund. The fund offers organisations the chance to get funding for causes that will have a positive impact on their community. It involves a public voting process, and the projects with the most votes

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Hastings YFRONTRUN: 23rd September

We will have a stand as part of the Healthy Living Fair at this year’s YFRONTRUN, in Alexandra Park, Hastings. The event runs from 11am – 2pm on Sunday the 23rd September. This is the 6th outing of this annual Male Only 5k & 10k run in aid

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Tesco Bags of Help: VOTE FOR US!

We’re in the customer vote to be awarded a ‘Bags of Help’ grant from Tesco and Groundwork UK for up to £4000! Each time you shop you will be offered a blue token which you can use to vote for your favourite project. The public voting takes

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Open Garden at Driftwood for Carers Week

Well, what a lovely busy Carers Week we had! Collections, pamper days (a real chore 😂), bunting-making, open gardens and more! Speaking of open gardens, we had absolutely delightful weather for the afternoon at Driftwood, in Seaford, on 16th June. Nearly 50 guests visited the garden, and

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Association of Carers on the BBC!

The BBC Sussex Big Bus Tour came to Hastings, last week. Julie, our volunteer manager, plus one of our volunteers, went to talk to them about Carers Week and what it’s like to volunteer for the Association of Carers. It was fantastic to hear them on the airwaves,

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Eastbourne Local Lottery

The Association of Carers has signed up to take part in the Eastbourne Local Lottery! Tickets only cost £1 per week, and 50% of proceeds from all tickets sold via our page go to us, to help us continue to provide free support to unpaid carers in East

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Dementia Cafe, Sedlescombe

Julie, from the Association of Carers, will be attending the Dementia Cafe at Chapel on the Hill in Sedlescombe, this week, as part of Dementia Action Week. The cafe is hosting a sing a long, with a pianist, refreshments and sandwiches. The chapel is a dementia friendly church,

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Volunteer Lunch Celebrations, June 2018

We are delighted to confirm the details for our FREE volunteer lunch celebrations! The lunches are an opportunity for us to say a big THANK YOU to our amazing volunteers for all their efforts to support unpaid carers in East Sussex.  The dates, venues and times for the

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01424 722309
(Mon to Thurs 9 - 5 & Fri 9 - 4.30)

Association of Carers
Jackson Hall, Portland Place
Hastings, East Sussex, TN34 1QN