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Posted by: Lizzie Gurr, on 05/03/18

Celebrating International Women's Day

We’re celebrating International Women’s Day today by capturing some of the amazing life stories of our residents. Margaret McNerney at Oakwood Court care home in Haywards Heath told us...

Carer sitting with a male resident

Posted by: Lizzie Gurr, on 20/02/18

Sussex Housing & Care show commitment to supporting people living with dementia

Sussex Housing & Care is currently training all staff about dementia as they are committed to being a dementia friendly organisation and acknowledge that 1 in 6 people over the age of 80 have...

Posted by: Lizzie Gurr, on 14/02/18

Care homes open doors to combat loneliness and isolation

Older people are being welcomed into Sussex Housing & Care’s residential care homes in Battle and Bexhill for a free hot lunch, to enjoy some friendly company and to take part in a variety...

School children with older residents at Cheneys Lodge

Posted by: Lizzie Gurr, on 29/01/18

Older people at Cheneys Lodge share wartime stories with school children

Older people living at Cheneys Lodge in Seaford met with students from Annecy Catholic Primary School to share their stories of World War 2, bringing to life their current school studies. Resident...

Posted by: Caroline Hall, on 07/12/17

Care home winter respite offer now available to book

Winter can be the hardest time of year for the older generation, with longer nights, the colder weather, and loneliness all setting in. We are trying to help make winter a little easier for older...

Posted by: Lizzie Gurr, on 20/12/17

Top marks for food hygiene

Great news, Woodlands care home in Crowborough has received top marks for food hygiene. Chef Manager Hannah Simpson said: "We're really pleased about achieving 5*, our team work...

Posted by: Lizzie Gurr, on 19/12/17

Children’s Christmas cheer comes to Saxonwood care home

Residents at Saxonwood care home in Battle welcomed children from Battle and Langton Primary School to their home to sing Christmas songs on Tuesday 18 December and great fun was had by both young...

Posted by: Lizzie Gurr, on 19/12/17

SHC raises money for save the children

The team at Support Services in Seaford and the Scheme Manager and residents at Martlet Court in Brighton donned their Christmas jumpers to raise money in aid of Save the Children charity. A total of...

Posted by: Lizzie Gurr, on 12/12/17

Interested in moving to Crowborough?

We have a vacant two bedroom property at Nevill Court in Crowborough, do you know someone, or a couple, over 60 who meet the eligibility criteria and might be interested? Find out more by visiting...

Posted by: Lizzie Gurr, on 12/12/17

New Outlook residents magazine - Winter 2017

Our New Outlook residents magazine is hot off the press. Read all about what our residents and staff have been up to in our care homes and sheltered housing across Sussex.  Read New Outlook...