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New advice to support mental health during coronavirus outbreak from gov.uk

29/03/2020

People struggling with their mental health during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak will be offered additional online support and practical guidance to help them cope

Loxwood GP Practice awarded PACE setter award

20/11/2019

Loxwood Medical Practice near Billingshurst has been presented with a PACE Setter Award for its outstanding work in the care of children and young people

West Sussex has been awarded more than £340,000 to help rough sleepers get vital access to health services

12/11/2019

A grant from the Department of Health and Social Care was awarded following a successful application to Public Health England

A second Outstanding rating for Western Sussex Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

23/10/2019

CQC inspectors visited the trust in July 2019 to assess the critical care units at both Worthing Hospital and St Richard’s Hospital

Making Midhurst Integrated Community Health Hub a reality

21/10/2019

Proposals for a new Health Hub to offer patients a range of support

Extra mental health support in Arun and Crawley schools to be developed

10/10/2019

West Sussex has successfully bid to develop extra mental health support in schools in two pilot areas

Public Health England launches Every Mind Matters

04/10/2019

We don’t need to wait until we are struggling with our mental health; there are lots of things we can do to protect ourselves and prevent problems escalating

British Sign Language users invited to share their views on proposals to improve mental health care

23/09/2019

The feedback will form a critical part of our public consultation about proposals to improve the quality and safety of mental health services

Governing Body meets in public to discuss the performance of local NHS services

17/09/2019

Our Governing Body is meeting next week on Tuesday 24 September

Review of emotional health and wellbeing support for young people

04/09/2019

The number of children and young people needing help and support for their mental health and emotional wellbeing is growing. Help us review services available to them and consider future improvements

NHS calls on A-level students to join the NHS

15/08/2019

As nearly half a million students get their A-level results today, NHS leaders are calling on young people to consider a career in nursing

Mental health service users’ groups and carers have their say on proposed changes to NHS services, at Chichester event

14/08/2019

Mental health service users’ groups and carers have their say on proposed changes to NHS services, at Chichester event

Join our Chichester event to input into proposals to improve mental health in West Sussex

07/08/2019

People living in and around Chichester are invited to an NHS event to input into proposals to improve the quality and safety of mental health services for adults, older people and those living with dementia

Public consultation on mental health plans launched

17/07/2019

People in West Sussex are invited to take part in a public consultation about proposals to improve the quality and safety of mental health services for adults, older people and those living with dementia

Thousands of people in West Sussex set to benefit from improved GP care

02/07/2019

Patients visiting their GP in West Sussex will be offered better access to specialist health services, as part of the NHS Long Term Plan

Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust remains good overall and outstanding for caring

11/06/2019

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has again rated the quality services provided by Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust as Good overall following an inspection in January and February 2019

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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.

NHS Long Term Plan to tackle major killer conditions and save up to half a million lives

07/01/2019

The NHS long term plan, published today, will save almost half a million more lives with practical action on major killer conditions and investment in world class, cutting edge treatments including genomic tests for every child with cancer.

National recognition for the YES team

19/12/2018

The Youth Emotional Support (YES) team has received national recognition for the work it does to support young people in West Sussex with a range of mental health and wellbeing needs.

Free training and support for parents and carers of children with autism and ADHD

30/11/2018

A varied selection of workshops and courses is available to help develop your understanding of the conditions and issues experienced by your children

Choose self care for life

14/11/2018

How can we better look after our own physical and mental wellbeing and that of our family members?

New counselling service for young people in West Sussex

09/11/2018

Young people in West Sussex with mental health needs can now benefit from a reshaped counselling service that offers a combination of face-to-face, online and group sessions

Independent review of children and young people’s emotional and wellbeing services and their experiences in Sussex

17/10/2018

Following discussions involving the seven Sussex Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCG), NHS England, Local Authorities and Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (SPFT), it has been agreed that an independent review will take place of the services availabl

Dementia friendly events in Worthing

19/09/2018

For people living with dementia, their friends, family and carers

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Funding boost for 'Going Local' project

13/09/2018

A project which has seen more than 1,000 people referred by their GPs for help in combating problems in their personal lives is set to continue.