History of Carers Sitter Service

1993 – January – First meeting to discuss the formation of the Service

1993 – May – First public meeting to advertise the service

1993 – October – First sit

1994 – August – Constitution approved by Charity Commission and Charitable status awarded

1997 – January – Service expands to cover PE9 villages of Rutland and East Northants

1997 – July – Children’s service in Lincolnshire starts

2005 – October – Email account created

2006 – December – Move of office to 12 Broad Street, Stamford

2007 – April – Cessation of County Council funding for adult service

2007 – April – Cessation of Children’s service provision

2011 – March – Financial Reserves Policy agreed by Trustees

2012 – August – Move to 4 Broad Street, Stamford and paying rent for first time in history of service

2015 – November – Move to Bourne to reduce cost of office rent