We regularly update this page with news, upcoming fundraising events and celebrations.

Block Printing Workshop at Pickhams – 18th August

Design, make and print your own design onto card using a polystyrene tile printing block. Suitable for all levels of ability and all ages from 8 upwards*. £10 +bf per person (Carers Card holders go free). Pre-booking essential. Sun 18th August11:00 – 13:00 or14:00 – 16:00 Pickhams

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Study: Why did you move to Hastings?

Researchers from Plymouth and Hertfordshire Universities are interested in the motivations, skills, experiences and aspirations of people who have relocated to Hastings. They have produced a questionnaire, which is intended for anybody over 18 years of age, and they are interested in finding out why people moved

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Winkle Club donation – THANK YOU!

Many thanks to all at the Hastings Winkle Club for their generous donation, which will be used to help fund services in support unpaid carers. We had a great time meeting their members, and seeing the vast amount they do in support of local charitable groups.

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Sobell Foundation grant for S.C.I.P.R.R.

We are very pleased and grateful to confirm that the Sobell Foundation have awarded us £3,000 funding for our S.C.I.P.R.R. service. S.C.I.P.R.R. (aka Skipper) stands for Supporting Carers Identify & Plan Residential Respite. S.C.I.P.R.R. is a short term service, where a volunteer helps a carer through the

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Seaside Paws Posh Raffle, August

Throughout August, Seaside Paws in St Leonards will be running a Posh Raffle in our aid. Visit their shop during August for tickets, and to see what goodies are on offer. They are located at 57 Kings Rd, Saint Leonards-on-sea TN37 6DY. Alternatively you can pop into

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Wetherspoons Pub Quiz, Bexhill, 29th July

Fun and friendly pub quiz, hosted by Wetherspoons, with a proportion of the proceeds going towards Association of Carers Where: Wetherspoons, Bexhill, 36/38 Western Rd, Bexhill-on-Sea, TN40 1DY Time: 7pm start Cost: £2 per person

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Carers Week Fundraising Stand, St Leonards, 13 June

We will have a information and fundraising stand at Sainsburys in St Leonards (John Macadam Way, TN37 7SQ) on Thursday 13th June, as part of Carers Week. Pop to see us and get information about our services, and consider popping some pennies in our collection pot!

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Santander Fundraiser in Carers Week

Santander have kindly invited us to fundraise in their Hastings branch every day in Carers Week (10th – 15th June). Any donations made to us in-branch will be DOUBLED by Santander! If you were thinking of donating to us in the near future, the visit Santander Hastings

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Charity Obstacle Fun Run: 30th June

Join us for this family friendly charity obstacle fun run in a beautiful woodland setting, raising money for Association of Carers. Association of Carers is Hastings-based charity that supports unpaid carers throughout East Sussex. There are two race slots available: Morning wave: 10am – 12pm (arrive 9.30am)

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Hastings Half Marathon Thanks!

We had three superstar runners who completed the Hastings Half Marathon in our aid on Sunday the 24th March. So, herewith, a HUGE thank you to Ian B, Neil P and Sue P. In total, so far, they have raised almost £1000! Their online sponsorship page is

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