Category Archives: Adult Social Care

Call for support in tackling domestic and sexual violence and abuse

Issued on behalf of East Sussex County Council and Brighton & Hove City Council

Cllr Bill BentleyMEMBERS of the public are being asked for their help in shaping a joint approach to tackle domestic and sexual violence and abuse, as well as other forms of violence against women and children.

East Sussex County Council and Brighton & Hove City Council are working together to ensure the right services are available to reduce the risk of domestic and sexual violence and abuse, and support victims and survivors. Continue reading

Over 83,000 people have had NHS Health Check in East Sussex – have you?

Cynthia Lyons, East Sussex acting director of public healthPEOPLE in East Sussex are being urged not to miss out on a free NHS Health Check which could help them live longer and healthier lives.

The check, which can lower the risk of developing type 2 diabetes, heart disease, stroke, kidney disease and dementia, is offered to people aged 40 to 74 who don’t already have one of those conditions. Continue reading