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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: 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...

Posted by: Sam Armstrong, on 15/09/16

Saxonwood hosts a fundraiser with a difference!

On Friday 9th of September, our care home Saxonwood, Battle hosted a hugely successful coffee and choir morning in aid of St Michaels Hospice.   The morning was very well attended by...

Care home residents in the garden with MP, students and Chief Executive

Posted by: Lizzie Gurr, on 07/10/15

Battle care home residents celebrate older people’s day

Residents at Saxonwood celebrated older people’s day on Thursday 1 October with a visit from students at Battle and Langton primary school and Huw Merriman MP. Conversations started with...

Posted by: Lizzie Gurr, on 24/06/15

Treasure hunt held at care home

Residents at Saxonwood care home in Battle welcomed children from Battle and Langton Primary School and visitors from the local community to join in a treasure hunt in aid of national care home open...