Category Archives: Adult Social Care

East Sussex reshapes services as national social care crisis sharpens funding pressures

PLANS to remodel front-line services to deal with a national crisis in social care and other intense financial pressures will be presented to council leaders next week.

The proposals are part of a package of measures East Sussex County Council’s Cabinet will be asked to approve to help the authority achieve agreed savings of £17 million in 2018/19. Continue reading

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