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Older person with her daughter

Posted by: Lizzie Gurr, on 17/02/16

Singing group transforms lives

Older people living with dementia in Bexhill are coming together at a ‘singing down memory lane’ group which is transforming their lives. The group, which was established in September...

Tom and Steve standing in front of the two new vans

Posted by: Lizzie Gurr, on 16/02/16

New vans for Sussex Housing & Care

Our new sign written vans are out on the road. Our property co-ordinators Steve and Tom will be visiting residents across Sussex to help out with the repairs and maintenance of our properties....

Edith sitting with card from the queen and a packet of crisps

Posted by: Lizzie Gurr, on 16/02/16

Edith celebrates 100th birthday

Edith Dobson, resident at Ardath Care Home in Bexhill, recently celebrated her 100th birthday with family and friends and shared her secret on reaching this milestone. Edith said: "My secret is...

Posted by: Lizzie Gurr, on 01/01/70

Our care homes score highly in national survey

Residents celebrate after our four care homes performed strongly in a national survey of care home residents. The Your Care Rating survey is the country’s largest and most authoritative...

Garry Martin, Chair

Posted by: Lizzie Gurr, on 13/01/16

Sussex Housing & Care appoints new Chair of the Board

Sussex Housing & Care is delighted to announce the appointment of Garry Martin, as Chair of the organisation. Garry’s appointment comes at a time when this provider of housing and care for...

Couple eating

Posted by: Anonymous, on 10/03/15

Social enterprise opportunity

We have a fabulous opportunity to plan, design, open and run a café or restaurant in our 40 cover facility. Nestled in the heart of Seaford between the sea and South Downs, just a...

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 peoples 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...

Residents at Clevedown sheltered housing in Lewes at their coffee morning with Councillor Ruth O'Keefe

Posted by: Lizzie Gurr, on 29/09/15

Residents raise money for Macmillan

Residents across Sussex Housing & Care’s properties supported the world’s biggest coffee morning and so far have raised £777 for Macmillan cancer support, with more to come!...

Residents and staff of Sussex Housing and Care with their pets

Posted by: Lizzie Gurr, on 21/09/15

SHC scoops gold award for being pet friendly

Sussex Housing & Care has received a gold award from the RSPCA for its pet friendly policy. We are a not-for-profit provider of housing and care for older people in Sussex, helps people...

Residents sitting around patio table

Posted by: Lizzie Gurr, on 11/08/15

New garden furniture for Seaford residents

Residents at Cheneys Lodge in Seaford have been donated new garden furniture by the long standing friends group and celebrated with a cream tea on the terrace in the sunshine. Resident Diana Wood...