News

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

Volunteers Week round up!

To mark Volunteers Week, we hosted a series of special lunches to celebrate our amazing volunteers and all they do in support of unpaid carers throughout East Sussex. As part of the lunches we presented certificates to a number volunteers in recognition of long voluntary service, including

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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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Uckfield FM Interview

Uckfield FM Interview Jane, our new Events and Marketing Coordinator, was interviewed on Uckfield FM yesterday. Jane chatted to Jon Royle about our search for volunteers in Uckfield, as well as the issues that commonly affect unpaid carers. Thanks to Jon and the team for inviting us

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Health & Social Care Matters, Seaford, 1st May

We will be attending the FREE Health and Social Care Matters event at Seaford Library on 1st May. The session runs from 3pm until 7pm and gives you the chance to find out about Health and Social Care options from local providers. You can also get a free

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Driftwood Open Garden, 16th June 2018

Driftwood Garden in Seaford will, once again, be welcoming guests to the garden in aid of Association of Carers. This event will be taking place on Saturday the 16th of June, between 1pm and 5pm. Coast magazine described the garden as, “A coastal garden full of innovative

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Volunteer Lunches and 30th Birthday Celebrations!

We are currently firming up the details for our series of lunches for Volunteers Week, which runs from 1st June to 7th June. The lunches provide an opportunity for us to bring together our volunteers, and allow us to celebrate the amazing work they do to support unpaid

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Musical Spectacular!

On Saturday 3rd March 2018 the All Aloud Choir kindly performed at Little Common Community Centre on behalf of the Association of Carers. Despite the weather, a fantastic team of All Aloud volunteers organised the tombola, raffle and refreshments, while the All Aloud choir sang a great

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Have your say on the savings proposals for Adult Social Care services

East Sussex County Council agreed its budget for 2018/19 at its meeting on 6 February. It will see the Council make savings of £17 million. This includes a budget reduction for Adult Social Care and Health of nearly £10 million. The Council are asking for people’s views

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Association of Carers
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Hastings, East Sussex, TN34 1QN