Carers Support West Sussex

Description of service

Helpline providing free, confidential and impartial information and advice to family and friends carers in West Sussex. The Team can provide local and national information on services available for carers, including benefits and financial information. Free newsletter also available. Further support from the Team includes an Emotional Support Service for carers who need time to talk through concerns and specialist Carer Support Workers who provide individual support to people caring for someone with any long term illness or disability. Specialist workers can offer practical and emotional support to parent carers, young adult carers and carers dealing with mental health and learning difficulties, Autism and Asperger Syndrome, drugs and alcohol. The website has information and links to useful carer and support organisations.

Key Focus

Information and support for family and friends carers in West Sussex

Age Range


Opening Times

Monday to Friday 9am-5pm
Wednesdays 9am-7pm
Saturdays 10am-12 noon
24 hour answer machine

Area Of Operation

West Sussex


No charge

Referral Method

Self referral

Registered Charity Number