Care and support for adults
Who can get care and support, equipment and help at home, find supported housing or a care home, and support for carers.
Help from Adult Social Care
Who can get help from Adult Social Care
Not everyone can get help from Adult Social Care. Find out how we decide who can get help, and how we assess you.
Your support plan
After you've had an assessment, if we can help with your care and support we'll write a support plan.
How we review your support plan
What happens when your care and support is reviewed, and how to request a review.
Support for carers
What it means to be a carer, and where you can get support if you look after someone.
Apply for a Carers' Card
Get discounts on activities in Brighton & Hove with a free card for carers.
Care and support at home
Support at home
Support at home from a carer or personal assistant is known as home care. Support from other places like charities and support groups is known as community support.
Equipment to help with daily living
How to get equipment, products and devices to help with everyday tasks like washing and dressing.
CareLink Plus alarm and telecare service
How to get a personal alarm to call for help in an emergency.
Changes to your home
If you have a disability or a long term illness or health condition, you might benefit from making some changes to your home, adapting it to better meet your needs.
Help with household tasks
How to get help around the home with things like cleaning, gardening, cooking and shopping.
Supported housing and care homes
Choose the right support or care home
What to think about before you consider a care home, and the types of care homes there are. Sometimes care homes are known as nursing, residential, rest or retirement homes.
Seniors Housing is for older people who want to live independently, but need some support. In Brighton & Hove this used to be called sheltered housing.
Supported living provides housing as well as care and support. Find out what supported living is and who can get it.