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Playing with Print exhibition at Rutland Gardens

An art exhibition at Rutland Gardens in Hove is a selection of printed works by students who took part in the Sussex Recovery College course Playing with Print in summer 2016.

How robots are helping people with dementia

BBC South East, BBC Radio 4 and BBC Sussex have covered the amazing work of PARO the robotic seal following a seminar attended by over 40 people at the University of Brighton.

The Starfish Project - Hampshire CAMHS SAFE Campaign

On average, 145 young people end their lives by suicide each year.

Hampshire Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services are working alongside schools, youth organisations and professional potters/ceramists to produce 145 clay starfish to be placed in public areas, to represent the statistic of '145' young people who end their lives by suicide every year.

Congratulations to Professor Sube Banerjee

We are very pleased to announce that Professor Sube Banerjee has been selected as a National Institute for Health Research Senior Investigator in the area of Dementia Research.

Cycle 145 - cycling to raise awareness of mental illness and suicide in young people

Statistics show that on average, 145 young people end their lives by suicide in the UK every year.

The Cycle 145 event took place on Wednesday 12 April at Fareham Shopping Centre and saw staff from Hampshire Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services and other organisations cycling on 2 static bikes. The goal was to cycle 145 miles to represent the number of young people that take their life each year in the UK.

NHS charity and Rotary Club come together to improve waiting area at local mental health centre

The waiting room at Linwood Community Mental Health Centre in Haywards Heath was officially re-opened on Tuesday 11 April 2017 following a refurbishment funded by the Rotary Club of Cuckfield & Lindfield and our charity, Heads On.

The Woodland Project wins grant from The Peoples Projects!

The Woodland Project was one of five projects in the Meridian East region shortlisted by The Peoples Projects to be in the running to win a grant of up to £50,000 and it was announced on Thursday 6 April that The Woodland Project had been successful in winning the funds!

New Community Mental Health Liaison Service comes to West Sussex!

The new Community Mental Health Liaison Service (CMHLS) will replace the current primary mental health service (PMHS) in West Sussex and build on the existing expertise of the professional network currently working with children and young people with mild to moderate mental health conditions.

Changes to Sussex non-emergency patient transport services

From 1 April 2017 South Central Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust will provide non-emergency patient transport services for patients registered with a GP in Sussex.

World Bipolar Day - Thursday 30 March 2017

Bipolar disorder is a type of mood disorder in which people have times of low mood (major depression) and times of ‘high’ or elevated mood (mania or hypomania).