Support for armed forces families

Get advice, support and guidance from the Children’s Education Advisory Service (CEAS).

Young carers

What we do to support young carers in Brighton & Hove.

Do you look after someone booklet

Information and advice if you care for someone in Brighton & Hove.

Find support groups for parents and carers

Courses and groups where you can meet other parents, swap tips and find new ways of coping with difficulties.

Get counselling help if you're a parent or carer

Counselling is support and therapy that can help you express your feelings and find new ways of coping with difficulties.

Benefits and grants to help with special educational needs and disabilities

You may be able to claim benefits or get financial help if you look after a child with special educational needs or disabilities (SEND) or you have SEND.

Apply for a Carers' Card

Get discounts on activities in Brighton & Hove with a free card for carers.

Find short breaks for children with special needs and disabilities

Where to find after school clubs, holiday schemes and overnight care so that children can have fun while parents or carers take a break.

Support with your mental health and wellbeing

What you can do to improve your mental health and wellbeing, and where to get help.