Health and Adult Social Care

Age UK Crisis Service- Level 2

Level 2 service offers support to older people to help increase confidence, prevent falls and maintain independent-living. This can involve a one-off visit to provide advice on preventing falls, or a number of regular visits over a period of weeks from a volunteer to help rebuild confidence and work towards self-selected goals.

Level 2 can also provide signposting to other voluntary services that can help with falls prevention and rehabilitation.

Amaze

A local charity that provides support to families and carers of children and young people with special educational needs or disabilities in Brighton and Hove. They also offer independent support services to young people up until their 25th birthday.

Brighton & Hove City Council - Short-term support: reablement and rehabilitation

You may need to use a short-term support service after a stay in hospital or after a fall or a medical crisis. Adult Social Care can support you in your own home whenever possible. If youÂ've reached your medical and physical recovery goals, they will work with you at home to help you to manage day-to-day tasks better and rebuild your confidence.

Brighton Table Tennis Club

Brighton Table Tennis Club works with people of all ages, especially young people, to improve health, celebrate diversity and build a strong community. They run sessions for young people of all ages and backgrounds, those aged 50+, adults with learning disabilities, children in care, at over 10 schools, colleges and more.

  • The Fitzherbert Centre, 36 Upper Bedford Street, Kemptown, Brighton, BN2 1JP

Gig Buddies

Gig Buddies pairs up people with and without learning disabilities, that have similar interests, to be friends and to go to events together. The project aims to tackle social isolation by improving community networks and providing the opportunity for adults with learning disunities to have proper choice over how they live their lives. They also run monthly socials across Sussex which people can join, while they wait to be matched to a Gig Buddy volunteer.

  • Stay Up Late, Fellowship Room Office, Hove Methodist Church, Portland Road, Hove, BN3 5DR