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World Eating Disorders Action Day

Mental health services are marking World Eating Disorders Action Day by raising awareness of eating disorders and encouraging people to speak openly about them.

Celebrations at the Woodland Project

On Tuesday 29 May, 60 guests gathered in Vert Woods, East Sussex to celebrate four years of The Woodland Project, which provides days out in nature for children and young people with learning disabilities, their families and siblings.

Celebrating our Experts by Experience

Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust is increasing the involvement of people with lived experience of mental health issues within the work of the Trust to improve and develop services.

Sussex Mental Healthline survey

Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust are in the process of reviewing the Sussex Mental Healthline and as part of this we are carrying out a survey.

Heads On teams up with Worthing Parkrun to celebrate 70 years of the NHS

We're thrilled to announce that our charity, Heads On, has teamed up with Worthing Parkrun to celebrate 70 years of the NHS, and we'd love to see you on Saturday 9 June for a very special run to mark the event.

Growing their own – mental health service supports staff in their training to become Nursing Associates

Eleven Health Care Assistants from Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust, who are taking part in an innovative new programme at the University of Brighton, are working towards their dream of becoming qualified Nursing Associates and are encouraging others to join the next course this September.

Five marathons in five days for mental health

Ian Puttock from Sussex Partnership's IT Team is running five marathons in five days in a bid to highlight mentla health issues and raise money for our charity, Heads On. 

Volunteers Week – celebrating those who give up their time to help support others

Local mental health services are celebrating the volunteers who give up their free time to offer kindness and support to people using specialist services and hospitals when they are at their most unwell.

Volunteers Week is an annual campaign which this year will take place from 1-7 June. This year’s theme is ‘volunteering for all’ and celebrates the diversity of the people who give up their time across the country to help other people.

Year of Drawing public drawing event at Southampton City Art Gallery

A mental health art project is holding a public drawing event in Southampton on Saturday 2 June, and is inviting members of the public to come together and make some art.

Tell us about your experiences and help us improve mental health services

Patients/service users, their families, friends and carers are being asked to help improve local mental health services by giving fast, anonymous feedback on the quality of care they receive.