Together we Speak Louder

Partnerships

Our ambition at Healthwatch West Sussex is to make local health and social care services better for people that use them. We are here to listen, take action and influence positive change for local people living in West Sussex. We welcome opportunities to work in partnership with Community and Voluntary organisations within West Sussex to ensure that more peoples voice is heard to help shape local health and care services.

Healthwatch West Sussex Community Fund
Healthwatch West Sussex is excited to announce the launch of our Community Fund awards of up to £500 for local community and voluntary groups that contribute to improving people’s health and wellbeing experiences.  We aim to gather insight into people’s health and social care experiences with a view to influencing future improvements.  For more information and how to apply please follow this link

Awards made:

  1. My Sisters House – for the project ‘Mothers Apart’. (peer support sessions)
  2. Selsey Community Forum – for the project ‘Selsey Care Shop’. (capturing experiences)

 

Examples of partnership collaborations:

 

 

We continue to work collaboratively on several topics including our listening tours and engagement.

 

Community Based Solutions Consortia – Healthwatch West Sussex are part of a consortia of Community Organisation Chief Execs (including Aldingbourne Trust, 4Sight, Independent Lives, Age UK, Carers Support, Sussex Oakleaf, Independent Lives and Crossroad Care).

 

 

We are working in partnership with Midhurst Parish Church who run the Midhurst Foodbank to capture users’ stories.

 

 

West Sussex 4Sight–we are partway through a collaborative project.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Click on logos for more information or to discuss partnership working please contact Cheryl Berry, Partnership Coordinator: Mobile: 07966 529756 Email: [email protected]