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Here we post the latest news from Carers Support West Sussex as well as blogs from our staff, Trustees, volunteers, carers and other guest bloggers.  If you think you’d like to write a blog for us, email hello@carerssupport.org.uk

September 2020

World Alzheimer’s Day

A guest blog from Alzheimer's Society For World Alzheimer’s Day (21 September) we speak to Chris and Roger Wood a couple from Sussex living with dementia who Alzheimer’s Society have been supporting through lockdown. Alzheimer’s Society is the UK’s leading dementia charity, working tirelessly to challenge [...]

Training programme to build confidence and communication skills in YAC

Press release September 2020 Local charity, Carers Support West Sussex, supporting Young Adult Carers (aged 18 – 25 years) in their caring role, are launching a training programme to build confidence and communication skills. Some Young Adult Carers lack the confidence and communication skills needed to [...]

August 2020

Heatwave

The Met Office has issued a Level 2 Heat Health Alert. There is a 60% probability of Heat-Health criteria being met between 12:00 on Thursday and 09:00 on Sunday in South East England. A spell of hot and sunny weather is likely to develop through Thursday [...]

July 2020

June 2020

Impact Initiatives: Carer return to work case studies

Impact Initiatives is a local organisation helping people of all ages to live healthy and fulfilling lives. Their services include supported housing, advocacy, support for young people, cafés, centres and activities for people aged 50+, employment support and out-of-school activities. Supported Employment West Sussex (SEWS) is a [...]