Care For The Carers

Care For The Carers

Charity information

Care For The Carers

We work with carers – young and old – throughout East Sussex offering direct support and advice to help them in their crucial caring role. We also champion the role of carers in the community.

Founded 1998

  • Mission statement

    To improve the quality of carers’ lives by helping the local community recognise and value the role of carers, and by enabling carers to have a voice and access the services and support they require.

    We believe that:
    •Carers should be recognised and valued for the important role they carry out
    •Carers have a right to a choice, including the choice not to act in a caring role
    •Carers have a right to a good quality of life and a life outside and beyond caring
    •The pressures carers are under should be acknowledged and addressed
    •Carers should be empowered and involved to influence decisions that affect their lives
    •Carers should be able to access services appropriate to their needs without facing discrimination or prejudice
    •In carrying out its role Care for the Carers will follow principles of good governance, management, service provision and employment.

  • Aims

    Care For The Carers aims to:

    • We aim to maintain, improve and extend the quality and range of our services to meet the needs of a diverse range of carers and to reach all carers who would benefit from our services.
  • Overview

    Established: December 1998

    Registered Charity Number: 1074906

    Board members: 8

    Full time staff: 17

    Part time staff: 16

    Volunteers: 50

    Phone number: 01323 738390

    Address: 1st Floor Greencoat House 32 St Leonards Road Easbourne East Sussex BN21 3UT

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