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At Home Instead Lewes District and Uckfield, we understand that there's no place like home, especially when it comes to care. We offer a variety of home care services.

Home Care in Lewes: Find Comfort and Support in Your Familiar Surroundings

At Home Instead Lewes District and Uckfield, we understand that there’s no place like home, especially when it comes to care. Our dedicated team offers a variety of personalised home care services designed to meet your unique needs and ensure your comfort, dignity, and independence right where you belong – in your own Lewes home.

Lewes, nestled amidst the rolling hills of East Sussex, offers a charming backdrop for ageing gracefully. With its rich history, bustling market, and picturesque river walks, Lewes provides a vibrant yet peaceful environment for seniors to thrive. We understand the value of staying connected to your community and familiar surroundings, which is why our care services are tailored to support you in living life to the fullest, right here in Lewes.

Here’s what sets Home Instead Lewes District and Uckfield apart:

  • Personalised Care Plans: We believe in one-size-fits-one care, crafting bespoke plans that cater to your individual needs, preferences, and even hobbies. From companionship and daily assistance to specialised dementia care and live-in support, we’re here for you every step of the way.
  • Compassionate Care Professionals: Our Care Professionals are not just skilled, but also kind and empathetic individuals who go the extra mile to ensure your well-being and happiness. We carefully match you with a Care Professional who shares your interests and personality, fostering genuine connections and a sense of companionship.
  • Flexible Scheduling: We understand that needs can change, which is why our care services are adaptable. Whether you need a few hours of daily support or round-the-clock live-in care, we can adjust your plan to seamlessly fit your evolving requirements.
  • Local Expertise: We’re deeply rooted in the Lewes community, familiar with the local resources and amenities that can enrich your life. From quaint cafes and historical landmarks to stunning green spaces and friendly faces, we’ll help you rediscover the joys of living in Lewes.

Community Events for Older Adults in Lewes

At Home Instead Lewes District & Uckfield, we understand the importance of community and social engagement for older adults. That’s why we’re excited to highlight three fantastic opportunities for socialising and making new friends in Lewes. 

Home Instead Charities Companionship Cafe at The Dorset Pub:

Join us every Wednesday from 10am-12pm for a friendly gathering, offering a perfect mix of conversation and companionship. It’s a great way to meet new people in a cosy setting.

The Dorset Pub, 22 Malling Street, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7 2RD

For more information, contact: Alison on 01273 437040

or

email: [email protected]

No need to book your space, just turn up.

Lewes Men’s Shed at Landport Community Hub:

Available every Wednesday from 1-3pm, this event offers a chance to enjoy a hot drink, engage in meaningful conversations, and learn new skills alongside peers.

Landport Community Hub, Landport Road, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7 2SU

For more information contact: Sarah Caulfield on 07401 844 341

or

email: [email protected]

Evergreen Club for those over 55 at Ringmer Village Hall:

Every Thursday from 2pm-4pm, this club provides an opportunity to engage in various activities, fostering a sense of community and belonging.

Ringmer Village Hall, Lewes Road, Ringmer, Nr Lewes, East Sussex, BN8 5QH

No need to book your space, just turn up!

These events not only promote social interaction but also contribute to the wellbeing of our elderly community members. For more details on these events and to discover other local community activities, please visit our Community Involvement page: Learn More About Local Community Activities

Join us in embracing the warmth and camaraderie of our local community!

Places Our Care Professionals Love to Visit With Clients in Lewes:

  • Lewes Castle & Museum: Step back in time at the 11th-century Norman fortress, featuring a museum and available for group visits, family gatherings, and weddings. Wander the ruins of this medieval castle and take in the breathtaking views of the South Downs, a perfect blend of history and scenic beauty.
  • Anne of Cleves House Museum: Visit the Tudor residence of Henry VIII’s fourth wife to view displays of furnished rooms and artisan crafts. Delve into the rich story and heritage of this historical figure within the walls of her former home.
  • Lewes Priory: Visit Lewes Priory, the remains of a medieval Cluniac monastery in Lewes, East Sussex, recognised as a Grade I listed building. Stroll through the tranquil ruins and experience the serenity of this historic site.
  • Pelham Arms:Enjoy delightful meals and beautiful river vistas at the Pelham Arms, a welcoming riverside pub in Lewes, Sussex. Known for its excellent cuisine, including locally sourced dishes, mouth-watering burgers, specialties from our own smokehouse, and traditional Sunday lunches, it’s the perfect spot for a relaxing dining experience.

Discover Local Gems with Home Instead in Lewes District & Uckfield

At Home Instead Lewes District & Uckfield, we pride ourselves on offering not just exceptional care, but also opportunities for our clients to connect with their local community and enjoy the unique aspects of where they live. Whether it’s the historical richness of Lewes, the serene landscapes of the South Downs, or the charming villages in our care district, we encourage exploration and engagement with the local culture and natural beauty.

Kingston

Located near Lewes, Kingston boasts beautiful views and a peaceful village ambiance. Our clients love exploring Lewes Castle & Museum, diving into the rich history and culture of the area. The South Downs offer an ideal setting for leisurely strolls, providing a mix of peace and freedom.

Beddingham

In Beddingham, our clients enjoy the tranquil atmosphere of rolling hills and a rural setting. The village’s location near Glynde provides an opportunity to visit Glynde Place, an Elizabethan manor house surrounded by lovely grounds ideal for relaxing walks. Our clients enjoy exploring the nearby Charleston Farmhouse, famous for its Bloomsbury Group connections, which is another cultural gem.

Firle

Firle is known for its rich historical sites and lively community atmosphere. Firle Place is a charming country house and estate that provides a window into history and a chance for serene strolls in its gardens. The Firle Beacon, located along the South Downs Way, offers breathtaking views and is popular among nature enthusiasts.

Glynde

Glynde, with its tight-knit community and picturesque surroundings, is perfect for individuals who value peace and outdoor pursuits. Explore the stunning landscapes at The Glynde Estates perfect for leisurely walks, and don’t miss the annual Glynde Place Concerts for a cultural experience. Residents also appreciate the convenience of being close to Lewes for shopping, dining, and participating in events such as the Lewes Bonfire Night, which honours the area’s history and community.

Places our carers love to visit with clients in Glynde, Firle and Beddingham:

Glynde Place: Discover the enchanting Glynde Place, an Elizabethan Manor House nestled in the South Downs National Park, East Sussex. Built in 1569, this Grade I listed building is the cherished family home of the Viscounts Hampden. Immerse yourself in the beauty of its gardens, historic charm, or indulge in a serene afternoon tea. The nearby church, constructed in the 18th century, adds to the site’s rich heritage.

Glyndebourne: Enjoy exceptional opera performances in a breathtaking location at Glyndebourne. This English country house hosts the annual Glyndebourne Festival Opera, a tradition since 1934. Nestled near Lewes in East Sussex, the house itself is around six hundred years old and holds a grade II listing, offering a unique blend of historical charm and cultural richness.

Firle Place: Visit the beautiful Elizabethan mansion, Firle Place, nestled in the heart of East Sussex, with its sprawling gardens. This historic family home, with a rich history spanning over 500 years, warmly welcomes visitors for tours twice a year. Enjoy a cosy tea-room experience during your visit. Owned by the Gage family since the 15th century, this manor has been their cherished residence ever since. The original house was established by Sir John Gage, marking Firle Place as a significant landmark filled with history and charm.

The Ram Inn: Treat yourself to the taste of the local cuisine with a delightful pub lunch at The Ram Inn, set against the backdrop of beautiful countryside scenery. Located in the village centre, The Ram Inn is renowned for its vibrant outdoor seating area, affectionately known as Firle Beach. It’s a favourite spot for both residents and travellers, offering a warm and inviting atmosphere.

Connecting with Your Community

Our care professionals not only provide support with daily living activities, companionship, and specialist care but also help our clients engage with these local treasures. Whether it’s arranging transport to a concert at Glynde Place, a visit to the historic sites in Firle, or a leisurely walk in the South Downs, we believe in enriching the lives of our clients by connecting them with their community and the beauty of their local area.

With our transportation assistance, you can enjoy these outings with peace of mind. We can help you schedule appointments, visit local markets, or simply take a leisurely stroll around the village, ensuring your safety and comfort every step of the way.

Ready to experience the comfort and joy of ageing in place in Lewes? 

Contact Home Instead Lewes District and Uckfield today. We’re always here and ready to answer your questions, discuss your needs, and help you create a personalised care plan that allows you to thrive in the familiar surroundings of your Lewes home.

Call us at 01273 437040 or explore our website to learn more.

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