News for you

A round up of the local - and national - news affecting carers


Energy bills advice and information

Many carers are struggling with energy bills this winter. A booklet from CAB and the Energy Saving Trust provides some really useful information outlinings all the ways you can better manage your bills and save money.

Adult carers
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Brave Jule takes on 100 Hats Outdoor Swim Challenge

Our brave supporter Jule is taking on an amazing challenge. She's tasked herself with doing 100 outdoor swims, each time in a different hat, in a very unusual, but fantastic fundraising challenge.


Direct Payments Survey

SCC and partners want to hear YOUR views about Direct Payments to understand how Direct Payments are working, and how they can work better.

Adult carers
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Feel well, stay welll

A new guide from Surrey County Council is full of tips and advice on keeping yourself well this winter

Adult carers

Fairs for Surrey's carers marking Carers' Rights Day

Marking Carers’ Rights Day (25 November), we're holding four information fairs for Surrey’s unpaid carers. With ACS staff, other charities and local organisations in attendance, carers will be able to ask questions – practical, financial and legal – about their caring role, as well as get general support, advice and information.

Adult carers