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Extra mental health support in Arun and Crawley schools to be developed

10/10/2019

West Sussex has successfully bid to develop extra mental health support in schools in two pilot areas

Public Health England launches Every Mind Matters

04/10/2019

We don’t need to wait until we are struggling with our mental health; there are lots of things we can do to protect ourselves and prevent problems escalating

The most problematic expression of human ageing facing the NHS today

02/10/2019

Western Sussex Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust invites you to a free talk on frailty

Watch the CCG's September 2019 Governing Body meeting videos online

01/10/2019

Videos of the CCG’s Governing Body meeting in public are now available to view

British Sign Language users invited to share their views on proposals to improve mental health care

23/09/2019

The feedback will form a critical part of our public consultation about proposals to improve the quality and safety of mental health services

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Have your say on the proposed Midhurst Community Health Hub

23/09/2019

People living in and around Midhurst are invited to an NHS and local authority event

National Inclusion Week

23/09/2019

We are marking National Inclusion Week - a unique opportunity to get connected to, learn from and engage with people from all walks of life, in our workplaces and beyond

Getting your medicines if there's a 'no-deal' Brexit

19/09/2019

The government is working closely with the NHS and suppliers to help to ensure medicines and medical products continue to be available for patients

Governing Body meets in public to discuss the performance of local NHS services

17/09/2019

Our Governing Body is meeting next week on Tuesday 24 September

Help the County Council improve information for adults with care and support needs and their carers

05/09/2019

The West Sussex Care Guide review runs until 25 September

Review of emotional health and wellbeing support for young people

04/09/2019

The number of children and young people needing help and support for their mental health and emotional wellbeing is growing. Help us review services available to them and consider future improvements

NHS calls on A-level students to join the NHS

15/08/2019

As nearly half a million students get their A-level results today, NHS leaders are calling on young people to consider a career in nursing

August bank holiday pharmacy opening times

15/08/2019

August bank holiday pharmacy opening times

Mental health service users’ groups and carers have their say on proposed changes to NHS services, at Chichester event

14/08/2019

Mental health service users’ groups and carers have their say on proposed changes to NHS services, at Chichester event

Ambulance Trust and Social Enterprise awarded NHS111/Clinical Assessment Service contract

07/08/2019

South East Coast Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust has been awarded a contract to provide the new NHS111 Clinical Assessment Service from April 2020

Join our Chichester event to input into proposals to improve mental health in West Sussex

07/08/2019

People living in and around Chichester are invited to an NHS event to input into proposals to improve the quality and safety of mental health services for adults, older people and those living with dementia

Watch the CCG's July 2019 Governing Body meeting videos online

29/07/2019

Videos of the CCG’s Governing Body meeting in public are now available to view

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‘Cover up, mate’ to protect against skin cancer

25/07/2019

We have had some lovely hot sunny weather in West Sussex, but with the sunshine comes an increased chance of sunburn

Heatwave level rise prompts local health warning

23/07/2019

Local health experts are urging people to protect themselves against the adverse effects of the hot weather

Papers published for the CCG's Governing Body meeting next week

19/07/2019

Read more about our latest business and the papers to be considered by the Governing Body on Tuesday 23 July

Public consultation on mental health plans launched

17/07/2019

People in West Sussex are invited to take part in a public consultation about proposals to improve the quality and safety of mental health services for adults, older people and those living with dementia

CCG progress reflected in NHS England ratings

12/07/2019

This year’s ratings have shown our CCGs have either improved or remained in a stable position compared to the previous year

Lifting of legal directions at Coastal West Sussex Clinical Commissioning Group

02/07/2019

NHS England have recognised the significant improvement made at Coastal West Sussex Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) by lifting the legal directions that have been in place since 2017

How to contact the communications team

You can reach our communication team by:

  • Calling – 01903 707447
  • Emailing – contactus.coastal@nhs.net
  • Writing to – Communications Team, NHS Coastal West Sussex CCG, 1 The Causeway, Goring-by-Sea, West Sussex, BN12 6BT