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Young people co-design website around mental health

Young people from across East Sussex, aged 12-20, have been involved in developing a brand-new website for Discovery College, in partnership with Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust.

 ‘Autism Passport’ rolls out across Sussex

An ‘Autism Passport’ has launched in Sussex during Autism Awareness Week to support autistic people’s communication with services. The A5 passport and wallet-sized card have been co-produced in a collaboration with autistic people, Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust, Sussex Police and other services. 

Sussex mental health staff celebrated at virtual awards ceremony

NHS staff providing mental health and learning disability services in Sussex and Hampshire were recognised for their exceptional work throughout Covid-19 at a special virtual awards ceremony last night (30 March 2021), joined by some famous faces lending their support.

New Chief Nurse appointed

Dr Jane Padmore has been appointed to the Board level position of Chief Nurse at Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust with effect from 16th August 2021.

New dementia unit welcomes first patients

A newly refurbished dementia intensive care unit has opened its doors in Worthing after four years in the planning, specifically designed with the needs of people living with dementia and their families and carers in mind.

Staff survey results

The annual NHS staff survey results have been published today. 

Local business teams up with Heads On to provide care packs for carers

Local business Electronic Temperature Instruments Ltd supports NHS Mental Health Charity Heads On to provide care packs for 250 carers in Worthing

New High Intensity Service launched for military veterans facing mental health crisis

Veterans from across the South East facing a mental health crisis can quickly access dedicated help and support thanks to the introduction of a new High Intensity Service (HIS) that is now available in Sussex.

Health chiefs unveil final mental healthcare plans for West Sussex

The local NHS today (Thursday) announced final proposals to improve mental healthcare in West Sussex for adults, older people and those living with dementia.

Rainbow badges bring joy to children of NHS staff

Children of NHS workers at Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust have been receiving badges of achievement to thank them for staying at home and helping keep everyone safe.