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Posted by: Lizzie Gurr, on 24/04/18

Young and old produce art together at Crowborough care home

Residents at Woodlands care home in Crowborough welcomed young people from 1st Crowborough Guides for national care home open day on Saturday 21 April. Together, they enjoyed an intergenerational art...

Posted by: Lizzie Gurr, on 24/04/18

Young and old celebrate national care home open day at Oakwood Court in Haywards Heath

Residents at Oakwood Court care home in Haywards Heath welcomed young people from Haywards Heath Cub, Scout and Brownie groups for national care home open day on Saturday 21 April. Together, they...

Posted by: Caroline Hall, on 23/04/18

Battle community comes together for Care Home Open Day 2018

Residents and staff at Saxonwood care home in Battle, invited friends, relatives and members of the local community for a cream tea and interactive arts and crafts session, to celebrate Care Home...

Posted by: Caroline Hall, on 23/04/18

Bexhill community comes together for Care Home Open Day 2018

Residents and staff at Ardath care home in Bexhill welcomed local businesses, members of the public, and the Deputy Mayor of Bexhill, Councilor Abul Azad, for national care home open day on Saturday...

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 21/03/18

Residents celebrate 75 years of marriage

A married couple living at Woodlands care home in Crowborough have celebrated their 75th wedding anniversary amongst residents and staff. Kit and Bill Murray were married in 1943 in Cambridge in the...

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...