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Impetus improves the lives of disadvantaged and vulnerable adults in Brighton and Hove.

Reducing isolation • Securing access to statutory services • Enabling positive choices

We help

People with Asperger's & Autism

We support adults with Asperger syndrome, high-functioning autism and similar social issues through mentoring and group activities.

People with Learning Disabilities

We provide advocacy, support, information and training services to adults with learning disabilities.

Older People & People with Physical Disabilities

We work with local volunteers to support older people, people with physical disabilities and carers.

People who need Support with Volunteering

We assist people with a variety of support needs (including mental health issues) to volunteer, and support organisations to host volunteers.

Other ways we help

Independent Complaints Advocacy Service (ICAS)

We are a free and independent service that can help you make a complaint about your National Health Service (NHS) care or treatment.

Lay Assessors Scheme


We recruit volunteers to visit people at home to discuss the care they receive.

How you can support us

We welcome new volunteers.

You can donate directly to us.

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