Help@Home

Help to live independently and well at home

What does it do?

We offer:

  • General cleaning such as vacuuming carpets, dusting, cleaning bathrooms and kitchens and changing bedding
  • Cleaning cupboards and interior windows
  • Companionship – if you would like someone to accompany you to appointments or just sit with you and enjoy a chat over a cup of tea
  • Shopping
  • Snack preparation
  • Collecting prescriptions
  • Laundry and ironing
  • Dog walking

We do not deliver any personal care such as helping to get dressed, going to the toilet or assisting with medication.

Who it is for?

Older people who live in East Sussex.

Where it is available?

Local service (Hastings, Lewes, Wealden, Rother).

What it costs:

The cost for the service is £15.50 per hour.

How to access or apply for it:

For more information please call or email us, as above.

What to expect then:

We will carry out a free home visit to discuss your needs and together agree a tailored work plan. We will then introduce you to a carefully selected Help@Home worker. All our Help@Home workers are employed by Age UK East Sussex; we do not use agency staff. All carry a photo ID card, have been police checked, are fully insured and receive ongoing training to ensure their work is of the highest standard. The service operates between 9am to 4pm Mondays to Fridays.

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Info last updated:

01/06/2017