This service supports carers and the person they care for by offering a short term companionship and sitting service and other help such as light housework, meal preparation and shopping, dog-walking, assisting with form completion or paperwork, walking with or offering encouragement and motivation to someone exercising on return from hospital, accessing the community and signposting to other organisations. No personal care is given. Contact Stephanie Rist 01424 214720 or Joel Scott 01435 866270 if you would like to volunteer, or contact enquirieskentandsussex@redcross.org.uk or 0800 0280 831 if you would like to make a referral.

They also operate a Mobility Aids Centre in Eastbourne and Bexhill, contact 0800 028 0831 for details.