Independent Lives provides a range of support services for disabled people, those with care needs and caring responsibilities to enable them to lead full, active and independent lives.
There are resources, useful information, campaign updates, and opportunities to get involved across a wide range of areas relating to living independently in West Sussex and Hampshire. You can also find information for adults on Connect to Support West Sussex, and Connect to Support Hampshire. For children and young people, visit Your Local Offer West Sussex and Hampshire Your Local Offer.
We have more detailed information and resources below:
Health and wellbeing resources, useful information and links. This page will direct you to local and national support and listings to help you manage health conditions, access services and maintain wellbeing.Read more
Do you get assessed for Personal Independence Payments (PIP) or Employment and Support Allowance (ESA)? This money page is a hub for information about managing your own budget and navigating through the current benefits system.Read more
This guide is written by people with lived experience and is intended to lead you through current law and highlight resources available to you.Read more
Independent Lives works with access groups across West Sussex on making our community more accessible. All of the groups are run by disabled people and welcome new members.Read more
This page is full of social groups and activities - as well as links to other organisation's social calendars. Get social with like-minded people, from coffees - to online forums - take your pick!Read more
A page of resources and information to help with independent living at home. Includes links to other disability and independent living campaigns and organisations.Read more