etcsussex Dementia Day Service

Dementia day service providing support, activities, having fun safely

What does it do?

Our Service provides a calm and relaxing atmosphere for people to enjoy a wide range of activities all provided for by fully trained staff for people suffering with Dementia.These activities include Reminiscing, 3 Socialising ,Gentle exercise,
Singing & Dancing,Music,Entertainers,Outings, Out & About group.
We open on Mondays and Wednesdays from 10am -4pm 
Lunch is provided by the Royal Voluntary service 

Who it is for?

Our Service provides day opportunities for people living with Dementia. 

Where it is available?

Local service (Eastbourne, Hastings, Lewes, Wealden, Brighton & Hove, Rother).

What it costs:

Our Service charges £40.00 for the whole day 10am -4pm
£20.00 per session for 3 hours 
Lunch payable to the Royal Voluntary service on the day £5.75 for 2 courses but they have a wide menu to chose from.
Transport services are available to be picked up and taken home charged per mile and offers very reasonable rates .Our Clients enjoy the continuity of having a dedicated driver to escort them safely to and from home. Financial assistance can be through Social Care Direct 

How to access or apply for it:

We have brochures to give out explaining  what we provide.We are registered on 1 space and our web site .We have referrals that come from Carers Breaks ESCC. Through recommendations and as an approved service with Support with Confidence run by East Sussex County Council.

What to expect then:

Once People have engaged with the service on the taster sessions we provide people can then chose when they want to attend.

Contact will be made by the coordinator to visit individuals along with any family members or carers looking after them. This is to complete our paperwork for the service. 


Info last updated:

Royal Voluntary Sevice, 1 South Street, St Leonard's On Sea, Hastings, East Sussex, TN37 6AP