Local Brighton & Hove and national organisations providing information and guidance on how adult social care works, support to live at home, care planning, protecting vulnerable adults, paying for care and maintaining independence.
A specialist national organisation that works to protect and prevent the abuse of vulnerable older adults. They address abuse within peoples own homes (whether by family, friends or paid staff), within sheltered housing, and within care homes and hospitals.
Local advice services for the residents of Brighton and Hove on benefits, care, debt, employment, housing and immigration. You can access advice by telephone, email, in person with an appointment, by dropping in to services at certain times, and via Skype or webcam.
A local service provided by Age UK’s that helps older people access practical help in their own homes. The Help at Home service is key in providing continual support and peace of mind for extended family living miles away and is a link to the outside world.