Adult social care

Adult Social Care (also known as Adult Social Care Direct or Social Services)

East Sussex County Council's Adult Social Care helps people who need extra support, or vulnerable people to live as independently as possible. We do this by working with health services, voluntary groups and private care organisations. Other ways to contact us: Minicom via type talk – 18001 0345 60 80 191 Mobile SMS text – 0779 7878 111

Contacts

Adult Social Care Direct,
St. Mary's House, 52 St Leonard's Road,
Eastbourne,
East Sussex BN21 3UU

See a map of this address

Phone: 0345 60 80 191
Fax: 01323 466567
Email Adult Social Care Direct

Further information

Online form – application to be assessed for adult social care services
Contacting Adult Social Care services
Applying for support - what happens and how to apply
Who we are and what we do
Send us a secure email

Residential & nursing home care

Residential and nursing home care provides 24 hour care for people who can’t manage living in their own home, even with support from home care services. It is available to older people and adults with disabilities. Nursing home care provides nursing care by qualified nurses, or under their supervision.

Contacts

Social Care Direct (Adult Services),
St. Mary's House, 52 St Leonards Road,
Eastbourne,
East Sussex BN21 3UU

See a map of this address

Phone: 0345 60 80 191
Fax: 01323 466567
Email social care direct

Further information

Apply online
Find a care home
Residential and nursing home care
Social Care Direct

Services for adults and their carers

Services we provide for adults and carers, how to apply for them and how we make our assessments.

Contacts

Social Care Direct (Adult Services),
St. Mary's House, 52 St Leonards Road,
Eastbourne,
East Sussex BN21 3UU

See a map of this address

Phone: 0345 60 80 191
Fax: 01323 466567
Email social care direct

Further information

Apply
Information about how to apply for our adult services. To apply for our services you have to receive a community care assessment.
Services for adults and their carers
Social Care Direct

Commissioning Grants Prospectus

Funding to provide health, social care and wellbeing services within East Sussex

Contacts

Karolina Hutnik
A floor, North Block,
County Hall, St Anne's Crescent,
Lewes,
East Sussex BN7 1UE

See a map of this address

Phone: 01273 335207
Email Karolina Hutnik

Further information

Funding to support local communities – the Commissioning Grants Prospectus

Emergency Duty Service - Children's Services

This service operates outside of normal office hours and covers East Sussex and Brighton & Hove. We respond to serious child care issues that cannot wait until the following working day so if this is the case, please call the numbers below. This service is only available outside normal office hours, at nights, weekends and on Public Holidays.

Contacts

Monday to Thursday - 5pm to 8.30am
Weekends - Friday 4.30pm to Monday 8.30am.

Public Holidays - 24 hours

Phone 01273 335906
or
Phone: 01273 335905