Financial Advice for Carers

By |2020-09-09T15:01:21+01:00August 24th, 2020|Blog, Resources|

Navigating financial concerns can be tricky. Luckily there are many organisations offering advice and support, including advice specific to carers. General Financial Advice Turn2us is a national charity providing practical help to people who are struggling financially. You can find welfare benefits and grants information that is relevant to you. Either search by your situation or use the A-Z of benefits if you know the name of the benefit you want [...]

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Podcasts for Carers

By |2020-09-09T15:01:45+01:00August 12th, 2020|Blog, Resources|

Podcasts are a great form of relaxation and escape. You can listen to them anywhere: while getting chores done, while driving, or to help you fall asleep. They’re also a fun way to learn more and to be inspired. We’ve assembled this list of the best podcasts for and about carers. Hear from other carers, healthcare professionals and other experts. Who Cares Wins A podcast from Kyro and James at [...]

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Useful links and websites

By |2020-09-09T15:02:17+01:00August 4th, 2020|Blog, No Matter What, Resources|

We've assembled this list of useful resources and websites to support our carers, no matter what their caring roles. Taking Care is a video library for carers to help them find their way on their caring journeys. Hear from carers and professionals as they share their thoughts and insights. You’ll find support on practical matters, understanding your emotions, and how to keep your own life in balance. Everyone’s journey is [...]

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Cookies for Carers Recipe

By |2020-09-09T15:04:18+01:00June 9th, 2020|Blog, Carers Week, Resources|

Faye, a Carer Wellbeing Support Worker on our Dementia team, has made this cookie recipe to be possibly the most versatile cookie recipe ever. It has been especially created and adapted for the Carers of Carers Support West Sussex and for increasing the visibility of Carers via the Cookies for Carers Campaign. The Regular Cookie The Empty Shelf Cookie The Vegan Cookie 2 eggs 2.5 cups Plain flour (310g, 11 oz) 1tsp baking powder [...]

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