Carer’s support


Care for the Carers

Care for the Carers exists to support and empower carers in East Sussex by maintaining an interrelated package of projects and services that are values-led and have been developed to meet the expressed needs of East Sussex carers.


As a Carer, it can be difficult to know where to start when looking for support. Care for the Carers aim to provide you with clear information about carers’ entitlements and the processes that you are required to follow in order to access


Contact Information

Care for the Carers: 1st Floor, Greencoat House, 32 St Leonards Road, Eastbourne, East Sussex, BN21 3UT


Telephone: 01323 738390

Fax: 01323 745770


Opening hours are Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm


Carers Direct

Carers Direct is a national information, advice and support service for carers in England.


All calls to Carers Direct are free and confidential. Helpline advisors can put callers in touch with specialist national or local sources of help, including social care departments, respite centres, specialist charities and other carers support groups. Enquires can be made by phone, email, post, Type talk, Text Relay and language line.


Contact Information

Carers Direct

PO Box 4338, Manchester, M61 0BY




Tel:0808 802 02 02

Lines are open 8am to 9pm Monday to Friday, 11am to 4pm at weekends. Calls are free from UK landlines and mobiles or you can request a free call back.