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

Just a few snaps of the Association of Carers festive lunches 2021.  A huge thank you to the staff at the Langham Hotel – Eastbourne, East Sussex College – Hastings and the Highlands – Uckfield who hosted this years events.

Many thanks to the Chalk Cliff Trust, who kindly donated the funds to hold these celebration meals.



Thank you to all at Enjoycation who kindly designed cards for the Association of Carers.  Here are just a few of the fantastic designs.

Christmas Wreath Making Workshop: 14th December

Join us for a fun and festive afternoon where Laura from Bly Rose Flowers will teach you to make a beautiful wreath to hang on your door, or use as a table centrepiece. Tea and cakes will be available. Booking essential, so sign up early to avoid

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Thank you Seaside Paws!

Thank you so much to Seaside Paws in St Leonards, who held a raffle to raise funds for our charity. The draw took place at Hastings Pride, and they gave away a selection of wonderful goodies, including a hamper filled with doggie treats, champagne, a grooming voucher,

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Garden Full of Cultural Delights – Sunday 11th August

We will be attending this free annual event, which takes place on 11th August between 1 and 5pm at St Leonards Gardens, Maze Hill, St Leonards, TN38 0DR. There will be refreshments and entertainment available. Pop along and visit our stand!

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Annual General Meeting Notice

We will be holding our AGM on Tuesday the 17th September 2019 at Battle Methodist Church, The Emmanuel Centre, Harrier Ln, Battle TN33 0FL, between 2.00 and 4.00pm (arrive at 1.30pm). Non-members are invited to attend, but will not be eligible to vote during the meeting. If

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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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