Category Archives: Adult Social Care

Meals in the community subsidy could stay for most vulnerable

Boat on beachSUBSIDISED meals in the community could be kept for some residents – under proposals to be considered by a senior councillor.

Earlier in the summer, East Sussex County Council consulted on proposals to remove the meals in the community subsidy completely and change the way working adults are supported, as part of a plan to make almost £1 million of savings from adult social care. Continue reading

Team work creates new garden space for respite service

A NEW garden has been designed to promote wellbeing for guests who will be staying at a respite service for adults with learning disabilities.

Created using recycled or locally-sourced material, the garden at Grangemead Respite Service, in Hailsham, has undergone a complete renovation over the past 12 months and is now ready for respite guests and visitors to enjoy. Continue reading