Carers can need help too - support is available

We know that there are many people who are caring for family and friends while they are waiting for a hospital appointment or treatment. This might include help with washing, dressing, shopping and taking medicines and also emotional support, ensuring that the person feels cared for and not alone.

Carers UK  are a national charity that offers support for carers with employment, practical support, technology and equipment among other things

East Sussex

West Sussex

Brighton and Hove

You can find information about support and benefits for carers, including how to get a carer’s assessment on the NHS website.