Tough budget decisions – adult social care savings
East Sussex County Council will have £40 million less to spend on adult social care services by March 2019. This is in addition to the £28 million that we have already saved from these services since 2013.
They want your views on how they are proposing to make the savings.
Please read the consultation summary before you complete the survey.
(You can download the summary and survey document below or read the summary in the online survey.) Or you can watch a video which gives some of the context:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nFwcNdPB8Fs (subtitles available)
If you are worried about the changes, please get in touch. If we go ahead with these proposals, changes to services would happen from April 2016 onwards.
How to take part
The consultation runs for 8 weeks. We will do all we can to make it as easy as possible for everyone to have their say. There are a number of ways you can give your views:
- By completing the online survey (see link below)
- By printing and posting a survey back to us – please return it to the address on the survey (you can download one below or we can post a survey to you)
- By coming to one of the consultation drop-in events (see list of dates to the right)
- By emailing or writing to us with your comments
If you have any questions about this consultation, need help to take part, or you need a copy of the information in a different format or another language, please contact us.
Note: An easy read overview of the consultation will be available soon.