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Contents Regions covered by this Directory 

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Introduction5 First steps, who to contact

Assessing your needs

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Where to start looking for support

Helping you stay independent

Hastings Beach

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Support to help you stay at home, home care checklist, personal budgets, NHS continuing healthcare

Sources of further help This Directory’s helpline, solicitors

Home care providers

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Registered Care Association for East Sussex, Brighton & Hove 

Services for carers

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Useful contacts

Assessments, carers’ personal budgets, respite at home, benefits, equipment

Housing options

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Sheltered housing, extra-care housing

Residential care homes

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Care homes and care homes with nursing with a practical checklist

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Local and national contact information

Care homes and care homes with nursing listings by area  Brighton & Hove

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 Lewes and Seaford

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 Wealden57

Specialist care and support services 30 Support for people with physical disability, learning disability or mental health needs

Dementia care

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 Eastbourne63  Bexhill and Rother

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 Hastings75

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Index 

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Approaches to caring for people with dementia, dementia care checklist

Essential information

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Inspecting care services, safeguarding adults, complaints, advocacy, the End of Life care strategy, Healthwatch

Paying for care and support Benefits, self-funding, running out of money, who pays what?

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All the listings in this publication of care homes, care homes with nursing and home care providers are supplied by the Care Quality Commission (CQC). East Sussex County Council, Brighton & Hove City Council and Care Choices cannot be held liable for any errors or omissions. The information contained in this Directory was correct at the time of going to print. The inclusion of advertisements for homes and agencies in this Directory does not act as an endorsement or recommendation by East Sussex County Council, Brighton & Hove City Council or Care Choices.

To obtain extra copies of this Directory, free of charge, call East Sussex Adult Social Care Direct: 0345 60 80 191 or Brighton & Hove Adult Social Care Access Point: 01273 295555.

Alternative formats

This Directory is available electronically at www.carechoices.co.uk. For those requiring the information in spoken word, there is also a Browsealoud option.

Visit www.carechoices.co.uk for further assistance with your search for care

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East Sussex Brighton & Hove - Care & Support Services Directory 2013/14  

The comprehensive guide to choosing and paying for care in East Sussex including Brighton & Hove. The Directory includes information on home...