Monthly Archives: February 2016

Ceremony marks opening of new £10m extra care housing scheme

Bentley Grange 2THE official opening has been held for a facility which allows older people with care and support needs to live independently.

The Bentley Grange extra care scheme, in Hailsham, boasts 45 apartments, state-of-the-art facilities including a restaurant, lounges, hairdressing salon and therapy room, and professional care and support to residents. Continue reading

Don’t turn your back on abuse, says council

SafeGuardingTHE DEVASTATING impact of abuse will be highlighted by safeguarding teams in a series of events to mark a national awareness day.

East Sussex County Council is joining forces with partners on the Local Safeguarding Children’s Board, the Safeguarding Adults Board and the Safer Communities Partnership to raise awareness of the many different forms of abuse and to urge residents not to turn their back on those affected. Continue reading