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About us

We are the main provider of Community NHS health and care across Brighton & Hove, East Sussex, High Weald Lewes and Havens and West Sussex. 

Our expert teams provide essential medical, nursing and therapeutic care to adults, children and families.

Our aim across all of our services is to give people choice about the care they receive and provide certainty that when they need us, wherever they are, we will meet their needs with services of a high quality that are safe, effective and compassionate, and that are offered with respect.

What we do

We provide  a range of different services throughout a wide area of Sussex both out in the community and in dedicated clinical areas. In total we have nearly 6,000 members of staff working across Brighton & Hove, East Sussex, High Weald Lewes and Havens and West Sussex.  

Our staff work in multi-disciplinary teams combining a range of specialisms and backgrounds and linking closely with our health and social care partners to offer integrated, seamless services to our patients, some of what we do includes the following.

  • Community Rehabilitation
    Supporting people with complex health needs and long-term conditions or people needing end of life care.
  • Community Rapid Response
    Assessing and caring for patients with urgent care needs, helping to keep them out of hospital.
  • Intermediate Care - Short Term Recovery and Rehabilitation
    Keeping patients out of hospital where we can, or helping them to leave hospital when this is the right thing for them.
  • Integrated Discharge
    Working with patients, carers and hospital staff, to help a patient return home from a hospital stay as soon as possible.
  • Health Promotion
    Supporting people to improve health and well-being.
  • Children and Families
    Coordinating flexible services for children and families through our health visitors and our child development centres.

We provide a wide range of services, for a full list see the A-Z listing of our clinical services.