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Posted by: Lizzie Gurr, on 11/04/18

National Care Home Open Day - 21 April

We're celebrating National Care Home Open Day at our four residential care homes on Saturday 21 April 2018. This year the theme for the day is 'linking communities' and 'celebrating...

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...

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 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: Caroline Hall, on 09/11/17

Meet the team at Sussex Housing & Care

Each week we will feature a member of our staff here on our website, so you can get to know them a little better. We have around 170 staff across our care homes, housing schemes and central office....

Posted by: Caroline Hall, on 02/11/17

Saxonwood residents raise vital funds for Marie Curie

Residents at Saxonwood care home in Battle raised a fantastic £150.05 at their open day and fundraising event this Tuesday the 31st October. Two residents, Joan and Betty, organised the raffle...

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Posted by: Caroline Hall, on 26/10/17

Come to a care home open day with a difference

On Tuesday 31 October, from 3pm to 5pm, Saxonwood care home in Battle are inviting the local community to join a friendly quiz, enter a raffle and enjoy tea, cake and coffee to help raise money for...

Posted by: Lizzie Gurr, on 11/10/17

SHC’s Board visit properties in eastern region

Staff and residents have recently welcomed members of our Board to sites in our eastern region, including Bexhill, Hastings and Battle. Sussex Housing & Care has a voluntary Board, made up of...

Posted by: Lizzie Gurr, on 03/10/17

Care home residents have their say

Residents in our four care homes are currently taking part in the Your Care Rating survey, to have their say about the service we provide. Sussex Housing & Care has participated in this national...

Posted by: Caroline Hall, on 20/06/17

Pupils from Battle and Langton School celebrate open day with Care Home residents

On Friday 16 June, children from Battle and Langton Primary School brought smiles and laughter to residents at Saxonwood Care Home in Battle, and joined them in celebrating National Care Home Open...