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Sussex launch for UK’s first book on Peer Support in Mental Health

An audience of 70 mental health professionals, service users and others gathered at the Shoreham Centre on Tuesday 30 April to welcome the launch of Peer Support in Mental Health, the UK’s first book on the subject. 

World Maternal Mental Health Day – the local service that offers specialist mental health support for new mums and families

Today (Wednesday, May 1) is World Maternal Mental Health Day and specialist mental health services in Sussex are reminding new mums and families of the importance of seeking help for mental health and emotional difficulties as early as possible.

Sussex Partnership’s ‘marathon man’ to start second free running club

A man who ran five marathons in five days raising thousands for NHS mental health services is starting his second free running club – after successfully taking runners who joined his first from 0-5k and completing Worthing Parkrun.

Hastings drop-in centre for young people receives funding to increase opening hours

A vital health and wellbeing drop-in centre for young people in Hastings will now be open five days a week thanks to £200,000 of government funding.

Cottesmore Golf Club Ladies raise over £6,700 for Heads On

A local hospital for people with acute mental health problems is to get a new sensory garden thanks to a massive fundraising effort by Cottesmore Golf Club.

Become an expert in your own mental health - Sussex Recovery College host series of open days across Sussex

People across Sussex are being encouraged to come and find out more about the free mental health courses that are available in their area.

Local man to walk 100 miles for mental health

A Hastings man is walking the South Downs Way this May to raise money for our official charity, Heads On.

Crawley mental health nurses visit Parliament

A team of mental health nurses from Langley Green Hospital in Crawley visited Parliament last month to share the innovative work happening at their hospital.

Celebrating the role of social workers in the NHS this World Social Work Day

Sussex Partnership is putting its social workers centre stage this World Social Work Day in recognition of the vital role they play in supporting people with mental health illnesses.

Involving family and friend carers in patient care

We are proud to be amongst the first mental health trusts in the country to have developed a system which can link a family and friend carer directly to a patient’s electronic record.