Sussex Healthcare and Shafik Sachedina

For more than 20 years, Sussex Healthcare has offered care to seniors as well as other adults who require specialized care. The organization runs facilities which are located on the southern coast of England. The organization has two chairmen namely Shafik Sachedina and Shiraz Boghani. The two gentlemen have brought their different backgrounds and skills to Sussex Healthcare. Boghani is actively involved in the hotel industry as a manager while Sachedina has a medical knowledge as a qualified dental surgeon. The two have been able to bring together their experience to Sussex organization for more than ten years and have managed to build a lively as well as award-winning adult care company.

Sussex Healthcare opened its first facility in 1985. Currently, the organization has over 20 facilities that are operating under the umbrella of the company including a daycare and gym facilities as well as full-care residential houses. Moreover, the company not only concentrates on running live-in facilities for elderly people who have Alzheimer or dementia, but also young people who have neurological disabilities and other cognitive problems. The company offers its services to people who are in dire need of care as well as those who have limited options when it comes to caring.

The company has skilled caregivers as well as a support team who are trained and devoted to offering the best services to those who need them. Moreover, the company provides continuing education as well as training to its workers that enable them to deliver the best services.

The services that the Sussex Healthcare offers are based on the philosophy that all the people in their facilities deserve continuous access to social, leisure and recreational activities and not just about the physical health. For the past 20 years, the company has been under the management of the co-chairs Shiraz Boghani and Shafik Sachedina. Shiraz is a successful entrepreneur. He is also involved with splendid Hospitality hotels which have more than 20 hotels.

Born in Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania, Shafik Sachedina attended University of London’s Guy’s Hospital Dental School where he graduated from in 1975 as a dental surgeon. He is a member of the Ismaili community.