In recent weeks, the public have been able to spend more time with others outside of their household, while businesses have begun to open after months in lockdown. Continue reading
As part of an East Sussex Public Health initiative to tackle loneliness and social isolation, 5,000 cards have been sent to those who have been shielding and self-isolating during the Covid-19 pandemic via Community Hubs, foodbanks and community and volunteer groups. Continue reading
PROJECTS aimed at reducing suicide and self-harm across Sussex could benefit from cash boosts of up to £15,000.
The Sussex Health and Care Partnership, which includes local councils and health services, has launched a Suicide Prevention Innovation Fund and is inviting groups and organisations to apply for a share of £155,000.
Staff at the Milton Grange care centre in Eastbourne arranged a chocolate-tasting session for their clients, many of whom live with dementia or other serious impairments. Continue reading