Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust is an award-winning lead provider of children and young people’s community nursing services across West Sussex and Brighton and Hove.
We support children and young people with a clinical nursing need aged 0 to 18 years who have:
Our service includes:
Our team can:
We aim to:
Our skilled nurses provide care and support for a range of illnesses and conditions including:
The service will receive referrals from registered healthcare professionals from paediatric services within the acute/tertiary services, general practice, specialist nursing teams and children’s therapy teams.
All referrals should be made electronically. Referrers can contact the service for advice on referrals via telephone. Contact details for local area teams are below.
Please complete the main referral form and any additional accompanying form for nasogastric (NG), intravenous (IV) and wound referral.
For the Crawley (North) team contact:
West Green Drive
Tel: 01293 301013
For the Worthing (South) Team contact:
Children's Community Nursing Team (South)
Unit 3, Ground Floor
Lancing Business Park
Tel: 01273 696011 ext.6200
For the Chichester (West) team contact:
The Westhampnett Child Development Centre
28-29 Westhampnett Road
Tel: 01243 793619
For the Brighton and Hove team contact:
Seaside View Child Development Centre
Brighton General Hospital
Tel: 01273 242012
Our service is open from Monday to Friday, 8am to 6pm. Weekends and Bank Holidays 8.30am to 1.15pm.
The Brighton and Hove team is not currently offering a weekend and Bank Holiday service.
End of Life Care: 24-hour standby care, in partnership with Snowdrop at Home care and Chestnut Tree House.