NHS ‘test and trace’ scams

There have been suggestions that scammers could use the NHS test and trace service as a method of obtaining personal or financial information from victims. This scam is a form of number spoofing. This involves scammers making it look like that they’re calling from a different number

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A volunteer’s FaceTime success!

One of our volunteers, Shirley, tells us about her experience of using Facetime to keep in touch with the couple she regularly supports. “Before lockdown my respite visit to K & R was on a Thursday morning. When lockdown started, we decided on continuing to meet up

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Update from Sue Palmer

I have been working for the Charity for over Eleven Years and over this time I have seen that charity grow from a small charity providing one service to carers in Hastings and Rural Rother, to a medium size charity covering the whole of East Sussex with

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Carers Week THANK YOU

It’s Carers Week and the whole team would like to say a massive thank you to the carers we support (and those we don’t!) for their tireless work supporting their loved ones. The work you do is often unseen, but rest assured it is not unappreciated! 

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Caring Behind Closed Doors

The Caring Behind Closed Doors report from Carers UK found 70% of carers are providing more care than before. Over a third are providing that care because of the closure or reduction of local services. Carers were already under pressure before, but now over half (55%) say they

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