In-person support resumes

ESRA support services that were put on hold during lockdown will start to resume following lockdown easing on Monday 17th May 2021. Read more

Help ESRA while you shop

Help ESRA while you do your Amazon shopping, Read more

Staying connected

We will continue calling clients to say hello, check in. and help where we can. You can of course call us on 01424 435318 during the week between 9:30am and 3:30pm. Read more

ESRA responds to Covid-19

ESRA ABCD Worker Kanna Ingleson explains how the recovery community is staying on track during the lock-down. Read more

Eastbourne Service Update

Cafe North in Eastbourne is open from Monday to Friday from 9:30am to 2:30pm for drinks, cakes, light snacks and a changing lunch special. Read more

Hastings Service Update

We know that having somewhere to go and something to do is vital to people in recovery. ESRA’s recovery cafés, along with support and recreational activities, aims to provide exactly that. Read more

Recovery resources

Resources to assist people in recovery during the Covid-19 lockdown. Includes virtual fellowship meetings. Read more

MP Visits ESRA

MP for Hastings and Rye, Sally-Ann Hart (pictured far right) recently met with ESRA trustees, staff and peers at our Hastings Hub. Read more

ESRA Referrals

Please use this form for referrals into ESRA. They are send onto the relevant hub manager who will make a decision and will feed that back to the referrer. Read more

How you can help

ESRA relies on funding and support. Here are the ways that you can help. Read more

ESRA policies

UPDATED 24 April 2020: Here are all the ESRA policies and procedures, including safeguarding. Read more

Big Ideas Fund

Do you have an idea to support the recovery community in East Sussex? CGL has up to £2500 to bring your idea to life. Projects in Hailsham., Newhaven and surrounding areas will be prioritised.. Read more

Our history

ESRA was started by volunteers in 2012. We are now a registered charity and volunteers still actively provide support and run activites. Read more

What we do

ESRA runs vibrant and inclusive recovery cafes, along with support groups, recreational activities and one to one support. Read more