Eligibility Criteria for Adult Social Care services

Are you entitled to help from Adult Social Care services?

Anyone seeking help from adult social care services needs to undergo an assessment and a leaflet has been produced to explain the eligibility criteria - whether a person is eligible or not for adult social care services. 

A full version of the leaflet can be downloaded below:

This criteria is based on the Department of Health's National Guidance and provides guidelines which are used by all councils.

Who to contact

If you would like an assessment or if you would like further information about the eligibility criteria you can contact the Adult Social Care Access Point.

Telephone: (01273) 295555

Mini-com (01273) 296205

Write to: Access Point
2nd Floor Bartholomew House
Bartholomew’s Square, BN1 1JE
Email: accesspoint@brighton-hove.gov.uk