Arthritis / Musculoskeletal Service

The service provides disease monitoring (e.g. medication, blood tests), support, advice and education for people who have rheumatoid arthritis, osteo-arthritis, fibromyalgia and other arthritic conditions also, their families and carers.


Burgess Hill, East Grinstead, Hassocks, Haywards Heath, Hurstpierpoint

How To Access

A referral letter from your doctor or other health professional is required. Referrals to the rheumatology nurse must have a diagnosis either from your doctor or consultant

Contact Details

Annette Williams, Rheumatology Specialist Nurse
Sussex Community NHS Trust
Haywards Heath Health Centre
Heath Road
Haywards Heath RH16 3BB
Telephone: 01444 475793
This is an answer phone service and we will endeavour contact you within 24 hours.
Out of hours: Please contact your doctor if you are experiencing a flare of your arthritis.

Opening Hours

Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm

How to find us

Clinics are held at The Vale, Bolding Way, Haywards Heath, Burgess Hill Clinic, Queen Victoria Hospital East Grinstead.There are bus services to these locations and parking facilities are variable.Lifts and disabled facilities are available at venues.

More information

Arthritis Research UK
Copeman House
St Mary's Court
St Mary's Gat e
Derbyshire S41 7TD
Tel: 0300 790 0400 (Calls charged at local rate)
Website: Arthritis Research UK

National Rheumatoid Arthritis Society
Unit B4 Westacott Business centre
Westacott Way
Littlewick Green
Berkshire SL6 3RT
Tel: 01628 823 5240 or 845 458 3969
Freephone Helpline: 0800 2987650
Website: National Rheumatoid Arthritis Society