• Bali Hai Care Home
    14/16 Southbourne Grove, Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex SS0 9UR
    Experienced staff provide care for 12 individuals aged 21 to 65 with a Mental Health diagnosis in a homely atmosphere.
  • Abbeyfield St. Georges
    Park Terrace, Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex SS0 7PH
    A lovely home where dedicated staff care for 25 elderly Residents in a safe, comfortable and welcoming environment.
  • Marcris House
    Coopersale Lane, Theydon Bois, Epping, Essex CM16 7NS
    A beautiful home in glorious grounds – a truly lovely place to be.
  • Beaufort Lodge
    12 Saint Vincent’s Road, Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex SS0 7PR
    Permanent, residential or dementia care. Also respite and day care. We provide it all at affordable prices.
  • Kimberley Grace Care Home
    15 – 17 Grosvenor Road, Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex SS0 8EP
    Dementia Care - permanent / respite / day
    Home comforts by the sea - where Cherishing Quality of life Counts.
  • Hollymede Cottage
    Hollymede Cottage, 61-63 Church End Lane, Wickford, Essex SS11 7DP
    A cosy ‘home from home’ care home where comfort, good food and good care come as standard.
  • Crowstone Manor Care Home
    38 Crowstone Road, Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex SS0 8BA
    Informal Home for the elderly, home cooked meals, secluded gardens and experienced trained staff.
  • Down Hall Residential Care Home
    Down Hall Road, Bradwell-on-Sea, Southminster, Essex CM0 7QP
    Located in the historical country village of Bradwell on Sea in Essex. Down Hall is a home for 38 residents and offering a range of services including long term and respite care. Down Hall is often referred to by those who visit as an oasis within the heart of its own community. It is a place where residents enjoy a thriving year-round calendar of events and activities, whilst receiving the precise level of dedicated professional care as needed.
  • The Lilacs
    121 Chalkwell Avenue, Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex SS0 8NI
    A Home from Home.
  • Astral Lodge
    35 Ailsa Road, Westcliff–on–Sea, Essex SS0 8BJ
    A lovely, small and cosy, 14 bedded Care Home catering for those who have dementia.
  • Grandville Lodge Residential Home
    19 Grand Drive, Leigh-on-Sea, Essex SS9 1BG
    Delivering care with kindness.
  • Brook Care Home
    17 Brook Close, Rochford, Essex SS4 1HW
    Experienced staff provide care for 20 individuals aged 55 and over with a Mental Health diagnosis, including dementia, in a homely atmosphere.
  • Kolours Healthcare
    First floor 54 London Road, Southend, Essex SS1 1NX
    We are a training and domiciliary care provider. We offer a 24/7 tailored home-care support service for older people and those living with disabilities in the comfort of their own home. We deliver personalised care to meet the needs of individuals by promoting independence, dignity, and choice in the comfort of their own home. We also specialise in providing personalised training for care homes.
  • Parklands Care Centre
    21-27 Thundersley Park Road, South Benfleet, Essex SS7 1EG
    Parklands is a 54 bed Nursing Home, set amongst landscaped gardens. We offer high-quality care for people aged 40 and above with physical disabilities, as well as respite and palliative care facilities.
  • Havengore House
    27 Fairfield Road, Leigh-on-Sea, Essex SS9 5RZ
    Havengore House ( in Eastwood ) provides care in a homely setting for the elderly, as well as those with mild to moderate level of dementia.
  • Ailsa House
    64-66, Genesta Road, Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex SS0 8DB
    We are an 18 bedded residential care home in Westcliff catering for a variety of different needs.
  • Merrie Loots Farm Residential Home
    Merrie Loots Farm, East Tilbury Road, Linford, Stanford-le-Hope, Essex SS17 0QS
    A lovely welcoming home in the Essex Countryside.
  • Catherine Miller House
    13-17 Old Leigh Road, Leigh-on-Sea, Essex SS9 1LB
    Homely environment, for frail elderly & dementia. All rooms en-suite, fresh cooked food, lots of activities.
  • Oakdale Residential Care Home
    123 Kiln Road, Benfleet, Essex SS7 1TG
    A nice small 27 bedded person centred care home for elderly residents with dementia.


SECHA are a vibrant, very relevant and rapidly expanding Care Association with members all over the country but particularly in Southend-on-Sea, Essex, Thurrock and East London.

The aims of SECHA is to provide a support service to our members which we provide in a number of ways


  • To work in partnership with Local Authorities and other Statutory bodies
  • To keep members informed of initiatives to the Care Sector
  • To provide an online interactive Bed register which is also forwarded to placement agencies each week
  • Promote staff development including the provision of remarkably inexpensive CPD accredited e-learning courses
  • To provide face to face training for our members and other care providers
  • And Much, Much More.

We do this by providing:

  • Telephone support
  • Provision of a Buddy system whereby our Directors give one to one assistance when needed with personal visits
  • Help Mail where we enlist the e-mail help of other members anonymously
  • Ensuring that up to the minute information of changes in the statutory provisions relating to care is relayed to members
  • Arranging meetings and conferences where members can network and listen to interesting speakers on relevant topics
  • Provision of e-learning courses at only £1.70 per courses
  • Provision of face to face training at only £12 per person per courses (providers serving Southend Borough Council only)

Have we said enough to make you interested in joining us and becoming a part of what we can provide then please use ‘contact us’ to get more information.


With SECHA it is so easy to train your staff when you need to

With SECHA it is so easy to get help when you need it

With SECHA it is so easy to get a DBS when you need it

With SECHA it is so easy to remain in the forefront of changes in our industry when you need to.


Click here and find out more.

Is your home not in our area, no problem you can become an Associate Member and use our e-learning and DBS services for a small fee each year.

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