Working together to change lives

Independent Lives is a user-led charity and social enterprise working to change the lives of disabled people, people with support needs and carers. Our vision is a fair society where everyone can participate and has the opportunity to fulfil their potential.

Recruitment Solutions

Recruiting a new Personal Assistant can be expensive and time consuming. Our Recruitment Solutions service allows you to plan ahead for unexpected recruitment costs and simplifies the recruitment process.


Author: Sylvia Mills

Independent Lives News 23rd Jan 2019

In our latest newsletter, read about funds for disabled people living in West Sussex to take part in social activities, information on the NHS 10 Year Plan, Disabled Facilities Grants, and how the Blue Badge Scheme is being extended to people with hidden disabilities.


Author: Helen Charlton

Easy read guides to Direct Payments

Read information in Easy Read about money you can receive to pay for your care and support.


Author: Sample Content

BSL signed guide to Direct Payments

Find out how managing your own personal budget through a Direct Payment can support your independence.


Author: Joe Cooper

Reporting abuse / safeguarding


Author: Helen Charlton

Get Yourself Active

Independent Lives, in partnership with Disability Rights UK, is launching the Get Yourself Active project in West Sussex!


Author: David Streeter

Easter Bunny Hop - Children's Disco Fundraiser

Loneliness is a big issue for disabled people living locally and you can help change this. We are holding an Easter Bunny Hop Children's Disco over the Easter half-term to fundraise for social activities for disabled children and adults across West Sussex.





Author: Helen Charlton

Location: The Jubilee Hall, Lancing Parish Hall,96 South St, Lancing

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