We are fundraising for a Halloween Half Term Fun Day

Loneliness is a big issue for disabled people living locally and you can help change this. So we are holding a Halloween Half Term Fun Day to fundraise for social activities for disabled children and adults across West Sussex. Pledge your support!Read more

Mandy made the top 70 NHS Stars

We nominated our lovely and inspirational trustee Mandy, for an NHS Star award in recognition for all of her work in palliative care.Read more

Supporting our customers to get out and about

Our afternoon tea brought together customers and staff to enjoy a chat and cake in our local park. Thanks to the kind support of local businesses.Read more

Lonely Planet launch free accessible travel phrasebook

We love the new phrasebook from Lonely Planet! 35 languages are covered to help you explain your support needs whilst on your travelsRead more

Your experience of the Sussex downs

The National Trust is conducting research on how people use the Sussex downs. Their researcher is looking to talk to disabled people about their experiences.Read more

CQC rates Independent Lives Care Service 'good' overall

Independent Lives Care Service has been awarded an overall rating of ‘good’ by the Care Quality Commission (CQC). This new rating follows an inspection of the service in December 2017. The service had previously been assessed as ‘good’ in February 2016.Read more

Guardian article on relationship between PA and their employer

(image credit: The Guardian) 'Personal assistants have made a profound difference to Nadia Clarke’s quality of life. “Without PAs I’d be left frustrated and I think it would have affected my mental health,” explains the 25-year-old from West Yorkshire, who has cerebral palsy and is profoundly deaf.'Read more

Payroll Plus - a new support service for people based outside West Sussex & Hampshire

You can buy payroll and banking services, and Direct Payment information and advice, wherever you live in the country.Read more