East and West Sussex

Brighton Community Partners

Tarner Community Project

This project delivers services for children aged between 4 and 11, including free after school clubs, holiday clubs and one-to-one care for children with educational needs and health conditions.

Real Junk Food Project

This project is aimed at intercepting food destined for land fill, using it to feed people who need it, providing nutritional meals as well as cooking classes for people in the community. The range of services includes after school activities, employment support and training. It also runs two ‘pay as you feel’ cafes.

Contact: https://www.realjunkfoodbrighton.co.uk/

Youth Advice Centre

The Youth Advice Centre (YAC) offers advice, support and guidance to young people in Brighton and Hove. YAC workers are able to offer advice and expertise in a safe and friendly environment.

Brighton Table Tennis Club

The club provides a vital role in the community, where people from all backgrounds play table tennis while breaking down barriers and prejudice.

Contact: https://brightontabletennisclub.com/

Trust for Developing Communities

Trust for Developing Communities (TDC) tackles inequality in Brighton and Hove through community led solutions. The project connects people and organisations with the aim of developing thriving communities.

Phoenix Food Hub

The food hub is a resident-led group committed to providing low cost food options to the Phoenix Estate, Hanover and Tarner communities.

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Chichester Community Partners

The Social Prescribing project - Chichester

The Social Prescribing project is hosted by Chichester District Council in partnership with Hyde Foundation and other local organisations. These include GP practices in the north and south of the district, plus the local NHS, West Sussex County Council, local housing associations and voluntary groups.

The service aims to support Hyde residents who attend local GP practices. GPs have identified that 70% of their patients also have issues that need a community-based solution and they attend appointments because they don’t know where else to go. The Social Prescribing team provide longer term (up to 6 sessions) support where they work to empower people to find long term solutions.

The Social Prescribers are based in the GP practices and cover the whole district including Chichester, Petworth and Midhurst in the parts of rural areas, such as Tangmere, Southbourne and Selsey.

Contact: [email protected]

Sylvia Beaufoy Youth Centre - Petworth

The Sylvia Beaufoy Centre offers a safe meeting place and a base for youth work in rural Petworth. The aim of which is to give opportunities to all young people – regardless of their economic background – to gain informal learning qualifications and skills for life.

The youth club operates every week supporting young Hyde residents to access training and development opportunities through various youth sessions. A wide variety of training and outdoor sessions supports young people to build their skills and confidence to improve their future prospects.

Contact: www.sylviabeaufoy.org

Petworth Organic Garden

A community garden in Petworth, enabling local people with limited means to access fresh organic fruit and vegetables. The aim is to promote healthy lifestyles, care for the environment and learn through horticulture sessions.

UK Harvest

UK Harvest delivers a range of pop up pantries across rural areas in Chichester, providing nutritious food, supporting mental health and promoting wellbeing.

My Sister’s House

My Sister’s House in Chichester, provides support and advice to women from different backgrounds who are experiencing difficult issues.

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