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Start well, live well, age well: the strategy for a healthier West Sussex

29/04/2019

From giving youngsters the best start, to supporting people through work, to helping people enjoy their later years, the new Joint Health and Wellbeing Strategy outlines ways to reduce health inequalities at every stage of life.

Family fun and free activities for all ages at the Regis BIG Event

28/02/2019

Come and find out what is happening in your local area helping you to keep healthy, stay well and feeling good

NHS expecting large turnout for Pride and preparing for busy weekend

02/08/2018

People attending Pride this weekend are being called on to #HelpMyNHS and those not attending to use services wisely.

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Heatwave Level 3 issued

02/07/2018

The Met Office has issued a Heat Health Watch Level 3 for South East England and there is a 90% probability of heatwave conditions between 09:00 on 02 July and 21:00 on 03 July 2018

Helping you to stay well this winter

10/01/2018

NHS services are extremely busy and are working hard ensuring those most needing help get the care and support they need

Do you look after someone who couldn’t manage without your help?

24/11/2017

People looking after a family member or friend are being encouraged by West Sussex County Council to come forward for support

Thousands are missing the chance to check-up on their health

02/08/2017

In the last three months, 7866 people were offered an appointment but only 2780 booked one with their local GP or health team – that is roughly one in three.

17,500 forces veterans and service personnel to benefit from £9m investment in new and improved NHS mental health services

05/04/2017

NHS England has launched a new mental health service to support and treat ex-armed forces veterans and service personnel approaching discharge

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February is The British Heart Foundation’s Heart Month

08/02/2017

Heart disease is heartless. It can strike anyone at any age, at any time, shattering the lives of family and friends that people tragically leave behind.

Let's Talk about local health services

20/10/2016

This autumn the CCG is going to be out and about talking to people about local health services and how they could be improved.

Looking after yourself during hot weather

18/08/2016

People in Coastal West Sussex are being encouraged to look after themselves, their families and vulnerable members of the community, as temperatures are set to soar this week.

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Let’s Talk

18/07/2016

This summer the CCG is going to be out and about talking to people about local health services and how they could be improved.

Health and Wellbeing Board Newsletter - November 2015

13/11/2015

The latest news from the West Sussex Health and Wellbeing Board

People in Coastal West Sussex urged to look after themselves and others during hot weather this July

30/06/2015

People in Coastal West Sussex are being encouraged to look after themselves, and vulnerable members of the community, as temperatures are set to soar this week.

CCG pledges to support local carers

09/06/2015

One in eight people across the county is an unpaid carer, and often they won’t identify themselves as a carer, instead seeing themselves as a mother, father, husband, wife, daughter or son.

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New alcohol and wellbeing pilot proving successful in Adur and Worthing

22/08/2014

A new service to support people who are putting their health at risk by regularly drinking too much is providing vital help to local people.

Calling all carers to a special event in West Sussex

04/06/2014

A special event for all West Sussex carers is being held at the Assembly Rooms in Chichester on Thursday 12 June as part of Carers Week 2014.

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“Think carer” this June

28/05/2014

People across West Sussex are being asked to “Think carer” this June as the role of unpaid carers is highlighted during Carers Week.

Alcohol in glasses

Brand new service to help people in Adur and Worthing risking their health with too much alcohol

01/04/2014

A brand new service is being launched in Adur and Worthing to support people who are putting their health at risk by regularly drinking too much.

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New advice line encourages local people to find out more about alcohol

19/02/2014

A new advice helpline has been launched to provide information for people who may have concerns about their drinking.

People urged to take extra care as the heatwave hots up

18/07/2013

Local doctors are urging people to take action to look after themselves as the weather hots up this week.

L-R: Nicky MacDonald, Mandy Madgewick, Tracey Hill, Andrea Jackson, Julia Dutchman-Bailey

Every nurse at local GP practice recognised for their care and compassion

03/05/2013

The nursing team at Seal Medical Group are celebrating after winning a prestigious award for Outstanding Achievement at the Sussex wide Proud to Care Nursing Awards.