Offered Listings

Accommodation & Space for Hire

Garden hire for parties and lunches Can accommodate up to approx. 10 people. Walled garden with grass, trees, flowers and small patio area.

Arts & Crafts

Art Classes/tutorials/Still Life/DrawingPainting/Collage Etc Relaxed, low key still life drawing/painting sessions in my home and garden. Call to discuss your particular interests. Individual or small groups sessions. (6 brights)
Knitting Tutorials/Help/Circle Knitting help tailored to individual needs to take place at my home. Can also do a regular knitting social at my home in Hove. (6 brights)
Sewing Tutorials/HelpCircle Help using sewing machine, hand sewing, appliqué, patchwork, clothes mending at my home. Can do a regular sewing circle at my home. (6 brights)
Unique Board Games - for social events

Babies & Children

Baby Sitting
Baby Sitting
Childminding/ Babysitting
Reading stories to children/ Babysitting

Building, Repairs, Decorating

Advice on decor, and home design. Need advice on making your home beautiful? Contact me :) (6 brights)
Cheap Furniture hunting Need help hunting for things for your home? I have a big car and a very good eye for a bargain and where to find them :) (6 brights)
D I Y help with small DIY projects and fixing things
Small decorating jobs Small decorating job? I am excellent at paintwork, wallpapering and painting. (6 brights)

Catering & Food

Vegan catering or cooking sessions

Domestic Support

Clutter clearing and Feng Shui Consultation
Help with Tidying - inside and outside
House Minding: Plants/Pets
House/plant sitting Can stay at your home while you are away to look after house/plants/ small animals
Housesitting House-sitting Experienced House sitter, Please contact for more details (6 brights)

Gardening & Yard Work

Allotment Gardening Advice for new/beginner allotment holders.
Help in the Garden or Allotment
Vegetable Growing Advice
Weeding & Planting etc

Languages & Teaching

English and Maths - Year 7 tuition
Essay writing support I have a Masters degree so any level (6 brights)
Research Projects/ essays/ study skills
Study Skills Support - MA graduate
Translation German/English

Music & Entertainment

Basic Music Theory Tuition
Folk Fiddle tuition
Guitar Lessons

Office & Computer Services

Basic Computer Skills
Computer tuition Training and support to log on and use the Bright Exchange website if you are not confident in doing so or would like some help to find your way around. Can be over the phone, at my place or yours if I can get to you conveniently. Half an hour (6 brights)
Contacting Members by Phone As long as I have a clear printed list, I'm happy to contact members by phone, especially those who are not online.
Editing - qualified and experienced editor
Graphic Design and Illustration
Help with Form-filling Help with completing general paper forms (not complex forms like benefits) (6 brights)
Internet/Website advice
Proof reading - Qualified & experienced
Use of computer

Personal Advice & Counselling

A Listening Ear a listening ear if you would like to talk (not trained Counsellor) (6 brights)
Active Listening
Admin Admin for Brights general admin/letter writing/help with completing forms or writing complaints (6 brights)
Bureaucracy Battles? Accountant over twenty years and the stamina to help others for the last twenty years
Clothes for Your Shape - advice and shopping support
Counselling - experienced eclectic Dipcoun
Counselling - Dip.Couns/MBACP
Emotional Freedom Therapy (EFT) - qualified - Dream and Visualization work
Help with Budgeting basic budgeting help (cannot do online) (6 brights)
Help with Red Tape I can offer a lot of life experience to help with getting through red tape (6 brights)
Hypnotherapy - qualified Dip&Hyp
Legal discussion
Letter writing
Solutions Focused Hypnotherapy (GHR)
Support/advice on Disability Benefits
Tarot/Clairvoyance and image/life guidance

Personal Therapy & Healing

Aromatherapy (ITEC and IFA qualified)
Fitness Coaching Fitness Coaching (Certificate in Fitness Coaching) (6 brights)
Healing via Tarot/Reiki/Chakras/Dreams
Health Advice ex clinic owner happy to point you in the most useful non NHS directions
Homeopathy - advice and treatment
Massage therapy (6 brights)
Reflexology still enjoying it after thirty years
Reflexology Reflexology (Diploma) (6 brights)
Self Healing techniques
Spiritual healing Fully qualified & insured (SNU)(SHA) (donation brights)
Spiritual Healing
Yoga coaching Yoga coaching (200 hours Certificate Yoga Teaching) (6 brights)


Cat feeding Experienced pet sitter, happy to feed cats if you go on holiday, just cover my travel and parking expenses. (6 brights)
Cat sitting/dog walking/looking after horses
Pet sitting - pet sitting/feeding in (Portslade/Hove central only). Can also walk small or elderly dogs locally (6 brights)
Pet sitting Pet sitting for small animals in your home while you are on holiday. Experienced professional house sitter. Contact for more info. (6 brights)
Pet Sitting Can look after your pet in your home or small animals at my home if preferred. Unfortunately, dog walking not possible.
Pet/ plant minding – local

Sports, Leisure, Holidays

Basic Sailing tuition
Information/advice on Brighton – anything

Tools & Equipment

Loan of Sack Trolley - converts to flat bed
Tool Hire Too many tools to list so just call me


Help with shopping including lifts

Work for the Bright Exchange

Room/garden for meetings (6 brights)