While we are a professional organisation we are also a charity and need the support of our community. The more people and companies that can donate funds or time to help us, the more people we can support.

A Carer’s life can be physically and emotionally draining. There are 7 million Carers in the UK; that means 1 in 10 of us WILL become carers at some point in our lives. East Sussex, Brighton & Hove Crossroads Care is a local charity supporting carers of all ages and those with care needs. You can help us maintain our quality home-based respite services and reach more carers in need of our help by making a donation.

If you would like to leave a one off or even regular donation click on the link to our Just Giving page or find out how to make a text donation using Vodafone’s Just Text Giving scheme. All donations, no matter how large or small, are very much appreciated and always welcome.

Making a donation online is simple, visit https://www.justgiving.com/esbhc where you can make a secure donation using one of the following payment methods;


If you wish to make a donation by cheque, they can be made payable to ‘ESBH Crossroads’ and sent to Finance Director, ESBH Crossroads, Community Base, 113 Queens Road, Brighton, East Sussex, BN1 3XG

Regular donations enable us to make plans regarding our services for the future, safe in the knowledge that we have a regular and reliable income. Administration costs are reduced meaning more of your money is spent on the Carers who urgently need your support.

If you wish to make a regular donation please contact our Finance Director on 01273 234021 or via email bhoffice@esbhcrossroads.org.uk

How You Can Help!

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Make A Donation By Text

It has now become even easier to donate to Crossroads Care East Sussex, Brighton & Hove. Thanks to Vodafone’s Just Text Giving scheme, mobile phone users can donate any amount up to £10 to us by text.

Step One
Text our unique charity code (XRDS11) and the amount (e.g. XRDS11 £3) to 70070 to make your donation

Step Two
Receive a text confirmation of your donation.

Step Three
Receive a text asking if you want to Gift Aid your donation.

Gift Aid: If you are a tax payer signing up to Gift Aid allows us to claim tax back on any donations you make. We claim 28p for every £1 you donate at no extra cost to you.
For more information about JustTextGiving, head to the Just Giving website.


Leaving a legacy to East Sussex, Brighton and Hove of any size will make an enormous difference as it will enable us to give more Carers the respite break they so desperately need. It also keeps your loved ones memory alive.

If you would like to leave a legacy in your will please stipulate clearly that it is to go to East Sussex, Brighton and Hove Crossroads Care and quote our Registered Charity Number: 1060552. This will avoid any confusion with other Crossroads Schemes and ensure that Carers and the person for whom they care in East Sussex, Brighton and Hove, benefit.

In general, a gift of a percentage of your estate (what solicitors call a ‘residuary gift’) will make the biggest difference because it will keep its value better than a gift of a fixed sum of money. It’s an easy way to provide for the causes that are important to you after family and friends have been looked after.

If you would like the satisfaction of knowing you will be making a valuable and lasting contribution to someone’s life please email bhoffice@esbhcrossroads.org.uk or call 01273 234021 for further details.


What better way is there to remember a deceased loved one than honouring their memory by donating a gift on their behalf?

Gifts left in memory or in your will, enable us to support Carers and their families often at times of crisis when they urgently need extra help. These donations live on and make a real difference to others. East Sussex, Brighton and Hove Crossroads Care deeply value donations made in this way.

If you wish to consider making a gift in memory of someone close to you as a one off donation please visit our donations page for instructions.

Alternatively, you can create an “In Memoriam” fundraising page for Crossroads Care by registering and opening an account with our chosen Fundraising and Sponsoring website Just Giving. Instructions for doing so can be found on the Just giving website. Please let us know if you create a page so that we can put in a link to it.


Fundraising of ESBHCC us a fantastic, fun way of supporting us. We’re a registered charity and therefore to provide our services we have to raise funds through a variety of sources. The money you raise can provide:

• A short break for a family in need
• A cherished weekend away for a carer

Thinking of Fundraising?Call us on 01273243021 or email bhoffice@esbhcrossroads.org.uk to see how we can help you get started and support you in your fundraising event.