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We are Here to Support You in Your Carer Journey

Caring can be a lifelong commitment for some, while for others it can be a sudden responsibility. At Carers Support West Sussex, we are dedicated to offering unpaid Carers information, guidance, and emotional support. Our aim is to deliver a well networked and supportive approach for each carer in the city/town or village in which they live. It is about having a richer and deeper presence within each district of West Sussex, providing local solutions to family and friend carers.

Use our Carers Smart Search to go straight to the most relevant information and services for you.

How Can We Help You Today?

Select one of the below or click here to go to our information hub.

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Register as a Carer

Discover the benefits of registering as a Carer today and gain access to a wide range of support services, resources, and a caring community ready to aid you in your caregiving journey.

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Carers Smart Search

If you are new to caring, or just want to find out more information, we have created this simple tool for Carers to help you find the information relevant to you and your caring role.

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Young Adult Carers

Carers Support is committed to offering assistance to individuals aged 18 – 25 who are taking care of a family member or a friend requiring their crucial help. Does this resonate with your situation or someone you know?

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Upcoming Events

We warmly invite Carers to connect with us and become part of our vibrant carer groups. Remember, you don't have to face challenges alone.

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Volunteer Roles

Explore rewarding volunteer roles on our website and make a positive impact by joining our dedicated team of voulnteers.

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Have Your Say

Actively shape our initiatives by participating in meaningful discussions and providing valuable feedback through different events you can take part in.

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About Us

Read all there is about our team, goals and history.

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Current Campaign

Click below to read more about our Always Here Campaign

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Make a Donation

Please donate today. Read more to see the different ways you can help out

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Become a Trustee

Help us keep Carers at the heart of all we do. Contact us today

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Refer a Carer

By referring a Carer you can help them access valuable resources and assistance to improve their caregiving role and well-being.

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Our Jobs Board

Unlock exciting opportunities by exploring our jobs board for a chance to contribute to our mission and be part of a passionate team dedicated to making a difference.

How We Have Helped Carers Recently

Delivered £1.3m to 3,456 Carers

Delivered £1.3m to 3,456 Carers

There are over 31,000 carers registered with us. In the last year we have had 26% - year on year increase in carer registrations – a staggering 5,301 new carers registered with us. 99% of carers would recommend Carer Support West Sussex to other carers or friends and family.

233 Groups and Events

233 Groups and Events

We have had 233 different carers groups / events in total, both online and face to face. The groups were attended 2,434 times, by 859 unique carers.

96% of Carers Felt Heard

96% of Carers Felt Heard

Our response team have handled 22,430 incoming and outgoing calls. Exchanged 28,199 emails and supported 553 online chat. 96% of Carers felt heard and safe to discuss their situation.

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Upcoming Events for Carers

At Carers Support West Sussex we truly understand the importance of staying connected. Our diverse range of activities ensures there's something for everyone, whether you simply want to engage in a friendly conversation (in person, or on zoom) or join us for an exciting outing.

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