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

Free Afternoon Tea and Cake for Carers

If you are one of the 62,000 unpaid carers in East Sussex then you will know what a struggle it can be. Never fear! Help is at hand. The Association of Carers, who provide  free volunteer led support to unpaid Carers, would like to invite you to

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Association of Carers team run the Hastings Half Marathon

Hastings Half Marathon Up for a challenge??? Keen to support the unsung heroes that are the unpaid carers in our community? Then come and join us, The Association of Carers at what is “Probably the Best Half Marathon in the World” …

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Become a Trustee

Become a Trustee The Association of Carers are looking for new trustees who already have experience of being a trustee, have experience of chairing a group and also a good understanding of what it is like to care for someone. Meetings currently take place at our offices in Hastings Town

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Volunteers praised for their dedication in helping Carers

Volunteers praised for their dedication in helping Carers The Association of Carers volunteers were treated to a three-course lunch during Volunteers’ Week, as a way of saying thank you for dedicating their time to helping local carers. There were two lunches held, one at the Sussex Coast

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Carers Week Events

  Carers Week Events This week it is Carers Week (6-12 June) which is an annual campaign to raise awareness of caring, highlight the challenges that Carers face and recognise the contribution they make to families and communities throughout the UK. This year the focus of Carers Week

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Become a Carers Companion

Become a Carers Companion Association of Carers have issued an appeal for volunteers who would like to make a difference to unpaid carer’s lives. We have a new Carers Companion Service in Hastings, St Leonards and Bexhill, and are looking for people who have a few hours

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Chair of Trustees

Chair of Trustees   A new exciting opportunity to become Chair of Trustees with the Association of Carers. The Chair of Trustees will be responsible for: * Providing leadership to the board of trustees in their role of setting strategy and policy of the organisation * Chairing

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