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Get running and fundraise for your local NHS mental health service

Would you like to take part in the Royal Parks Half Marathon and at the same time help raise money for Heads On, the charity at Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust? 

Sussex Mental Health Trust rated top for research

A mental health Trust in Sussex has been rated amongst the best performing mental health trusts in the country for research in the annual league table produced by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR). 

 

Young people gather to celebrate individuality and positive body image

Last week 90 young people from across Hampshire came together for the ‘Great Big Bunting Off’ in Winchester to celebrate what makes them unique.

Expansion of employment support for people with mental health challenges

The Sussex and East Surrey Sustainability and Transformation Partnership (STP) has received funding from NHS England to enable the not-for-profit organisation, Southdown, to expand its Supported Employment Service across Sussex. 

One step at a time - Ten year old fundraises for local mental health service

A ten year old boy from Sussex has completed a seven mile sponsored walk to raise funds for the mental health services that support his brother.

Mill View Hospital celebrates 20 years as the NHS turns 70

Staff and patients at Mill View Hospital in Hove celebrated two important milestones last week as they marked the hospital’s 20th anniversary and the NHS’s 70th birthday on the same day. 

 

A new mental health service offering patients an effective alternative to treatment in hospital is being trialled in Sussex

Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust's Forensic Healthcare Service, which supports people who have mental health problems and have become involved with the criminal justice system, will run the two year pilot project.

Film shines a light on mental health research in Sussex

A new film that shines a light on mental health research has been created by students from the University of Sussex.

‘Research: It’s everyone’s business’ features staff and service users from Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust talking about the variety of research projects available for people to participate in and the impact research can have on shaping local mental health services.

New partnership to manage adult secure mental health services

The New Care Model for Adult Mental Health Secure Services in Kent, Surrey and Sussex went live on Monday 2 July.

NHS worker completes five marathons in five days for mental health

Ian Puttock from our IT Team has completed a challenge to run five marathons in five days to raise money for our charity, Heads On.