Social Care

Below are useful links to help you get the information you need for social care services in East Sussex and over the border.

If the information you are looking for cannot be found, please contact our enquiry line on 0333 101 4007, or email enquiries@healthwatcheastsussex.co.uk

Adult Social Care - Brighton & Hove

To provide caring services for communities and vulnerable people in Brighton & Hove so they can have more independence and control over their lives. The service works in partnership with health organisations, the police, private and voluntary agencies, community groups and others.

Adult Social Care - East Sussex

To provide caring services for communities and vulnerable people in East Sussex so they can have more independence and control over their lives. The service works in partnership with health organisations, the police, private and voluntary agencies, community groups and others.

Association of Carers

Supporting unpaid Carers in East Sussex to continue in their caring role by providing free, high quality, volunteer-led services that encourage independence and reduce isolation.

Care for the Carers

Support and empower carers in East Sussex by maintaining an interrelated package of projects and services that are values-led and have been developed to meet the expressed needs of East Sussex carers.

Care Quality Commission

The independent regulator of health and adult social care in England.

Make sure health and social care services provide people with safe, effective, compassionate, high-quality care and we encourage care services to improve.

Residential and Nursing Care

Sheltered Housing - Brighton & Hove

Sheltered housing is housing and support for older people or people with a disability. It is usually managed by your district or borough council or a housing association.

Sheltered Housing - East Sussex

Sheltered housing is housing and support for older people or people with a disability. It is usually managed by your district or borough council or a housing association.

Supported Living - Brighton & Hove

Supported living provides housing and support in one package for people with support needs to live independently and learn new skills.

Supported Living - East Sussex

Supported living provides housing and support in one package for people with support needs to live independently and learn new skills.

Health and Social Care Connect

Health and Social Care Connect (HSCC) offers both the public and professionals a single point of access for adult health and social care enquiries, assessments, services and referrals.

The Care Act

Care and support in England changed in April 2015. The Care Act helps to make care and support more consistent across the country and puts the wellbeing of individuals at the heart of health and social care services.