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Care Quality Commission v Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust - Our response

Our response to sentencing today (Friday 14 June 2019) in relation to a prosecution by the Care Quality Commission (CQC).

Celebrating 100 years of Learning Disability Nursing

A local mental health trust that provides specialist learning disability services is marking an important milestone for learning disability nursing.

Local parkrun to focus on mental health awareness and suicide prevention

Local mental health services are teaming up with parkrun throughout the summer to help raise awareness around mental health, stamp out stigma and share information about suicide prevention.

Local nurse’s marathon effort to raise money for cancer support

A learning disabilities nurse from Horsham is taking on a marathon challenge to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support this June.

Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust rated ‘good’ by CQC

Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation has been awarded an overall rating of ‘good’ by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) and assessed ‘outstanding’ for being caring. 

NHS mental health service gives recognition to the family and friend carers that provide care and support to their loved ones

Local mental health services are celebrating Carers Week and the extraordinary job that family and friend carers do in supporting their loved ones through mental health difficulties and long term illness.

Local mental health recovery unit celebrates with friends and families

A specialist mental health recovery and rehabilitation service in Hailsham, East Sussex, held a Friends and Family Day last week, bringing service users, staff, family members, friends and the local community together. 

Mental health hospital in Hove joins Artists Open Houses Festival

Mill View Hospital in Hove opened its doors to the public last weekend (Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 May) as part of the Artists Open Houses festival, a community event which gives people the chance to meet different local artists and see a range of unique arts and crafts.

Families living with dementia wanted for pioneering dementia programme for trainee healthcare professionals

The ground-breaking, award winning Time for Dementia programme, launched in 2014, is appealing for families affected by dementia from Sussex and across the south east to participate. The programme has been helping train the healthcare professionals of tomorrow to improve the way that people with dementia are cared for by health services.

Langley Green mental health hospital shortlisted for national award

Langley Green Hospital in Crawley, which is provided by Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust, has been shortlisted for the Workforce Team of The Year award at this year’s Nursing Times Workforce Awards, which brings together nurses and midwives from across the health and care sector.