Category Archives: Adult Social Care

Beach walk offers men support ahead of awareness week

HEALTH bosses are encouraging men across East Sussex to join a beach walk to meet others and find out about local activities and support available to help with their mental health and wellbeing

East Sussex County Council-funded Parents in Mind, a volunteer led support service for new parents run by the National Childbirth Trust (NCT), has organised the event ahead of International Men’s Health Week. Continue reading

New app helps residents prepare for the future

A NEW app designed to help residents lead a full and healthy life in older age has been officially launched.

Residents are being encouraged to download the Life Transitions app to support them to prepare and plan for their future life including events such as retirement, moving home, changes in health and mobility, finding new roles and purpose, becoming a carer, or experiencing bereavement. Continue reading

Can you help shape future Autism services?

AUTISTIC people and their support networks in East Sussex are being encouraged to share their views on the range of services, facilities, and opportunities available across the county.

To mark World Autism Acceptance Week, which runs from April 2 to April 8, the county council has launched a public consultation on behalf of the East Sussex Autism Partnership Board, which will help to develop an All Age Autism Action Plan. Continue reading