Celebrating 30 Years of Helping Carers

We provide family Carers with emotional support, advice and a well-deserved break from their caring role.

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Mass Observation Diary – A Day In The Life Of A Carer

The Carers Centre is delighted to be working with the University of Sussex to promote the participation of carers in the annual Mass Observation Day diary.

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Hangleton Carers Peer Support

First Thursday of every month

Hangleton Manor, Hove

East Brighton Carers Peer Support

First Thursday of every month

Al Campo Cafe, London Road, Brighton

Queens Park Carers Peer Support

First Tuesday of every month

Cup of Joe Cafe, St. Georges Road, Kemptown

Portslade & Hove Carers Peer Support

First Monday of every month

The Railway Inn, Portslade

Saltdean Carers Peer Support

Second Tuesday of every month

The Saltdean Tavern BN2 8SP

Cornerstone Peer Support

3rd Tuesday of every month

Cornerstone Community Centre (Church Road, Hove BN3 2FL)

Young carers playing around a table

Activities for Young Carers

Carers Centre provides a range of activities and groups for Young Carers, including school holiday activities, creative workshops or our term-time drop-in sessions. These activities give Young Carers the opportunity to take a break from their caring role and build up their confidence and social network with other Young Carers. Each of these young people […]

Emotional support for Young Carers

Many Young Carers struggle with the demands of their education and are bullied because of their caring role. This can have a profound effect on a young person’s health, social life and self-confidence. Our team of professionals at The Carers Centre look at the support needs within the whole family and aim to reduce the […]

Activities for Adult Carers

The Carers Centre provides a range of peer-support groups and workshops for Adult Carers who live in the City of Brighton & Hove. These include coffee mornings and informative events on topics such as manual handling, first aid and coping with stress. These activities empower carers to develop resilience around their caring role, form a […]

Emotional support for Adult Carers

Many carers can find themselves understandably overwhelmed by the pressures a caring role can bring. Perhaps they struggle to enjoy a life outside of caring or are impacted physically and emotionally by the role. The Carers Centre has experienced staff who are skilled at promoting resilience and empowering carers to take back their independence. We […]

Memory assessment service

The Carers Centre offers support for those who look after someone with Dementia. This work is delivered in partnership with the Memory Assessment Service (MAS). For more information please contact the Carers Centre on 01273 746 222 or email info@thecarerscentre.org.

Transport services

  There are a number of options for local and national transport services, particularly for people with disabilities. Our transport guide will give you a full list of services available, as well as advice on claiming fares in appropriate circumstances. These services include: Blue Badges Bluebird Society for the Disabled British Red Cross Carer’s Card […]

A List of Downloadable Fact Sheets

We produce a range of Fact Sheets


Juggling work and care – Supporting Working Carers Are you a business in Brighton and Hove? Did you know 1 in 7 of your workforce could be a Carer? Balancing work and care can be hard. Without support and understanding at work, carers can suffer from high levels of stress and exhaustion. The effects of […]

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