Professional Care At Home
What does it do?
Professional carers have a variety of skills – some have nursing and first aid qualifications and others are home helps or personal assistants. Examples of tasks they might help with include:
- personal care like washing, dressing and using the toilet
- medical care like giving injections or changing a catheter
- collecting pensions, shopping and preparing food
- doing laundry and cleaning.
Who it is for?
Home care is available to older people and adults with a mental health problem or physical, sensory or learning disability. It can help you stay safely in your own home on a long term basis, or if you are recovering from an illness or leaving hospital.
Where it is available?
Local service (Eastbourne, Hastings, Lewes, Wealden, Rother).
How to access or apply for it:
For further information call 0345 60 80 191
The latest quality rating of this service by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) shows: 2 Stars - Good
Info last updated:
County Hall, St Anne's Crescent, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7 1UE