Who we are
ECL provides care and support to thousands of people to live safely and independently within their own homes and local communities in South East England.
Our services support older people, adults with learning disabilities, adults receiving reablement services and people with sensory impairment.Our story
Learning disability & autism support
With 28 centres across Essex, we provide a nurturing environment where you can meet new people, learn new skills and try new things.Find out more
Older people support & respite
We understand that as you get older you may need additional support but maintaining your independence and integration with the community is vital.Find out more
Sight & hearing support
Supporting people who have a sight loss, hearing loss or combined sight and hearing loss.Find out more
We’re pleased to announce that Sherry Mills, Older People Service Manager at ECL Colchester - Marylands has won a National Care Award.ECL Service Manager wins National Care Award for excellence in Dementia Care
Join us for a live production by ECL Drama.Craft Drama Returns with "Feel the Beat"
From the blog
For some people with autism, the unexpected loud noise and flashes of fireworks can cause anxiety and stress, we share some steps you can take to help them cope.Remember, Remember the 5th of November: ASD – A guide for coping