Joint Carers Strategy 2021-2026
West Sussex County Council and the local NHS are working together to make West Sussex a county that values all carers. The West Sussex Joint Commitment to Family and Friend Carers is the strategy which sets out how carers will be supported to be more proactive about their own wellbeing. To find out more about the Joint Carers Strategy, visit westsussex.gov.uk.
The video below aims to help professionals understand their role in identifying family and friend carers and signposting them for support as necessary.
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COVID-19 and flu vaccinations update Autumn 2023
For information on COVID-19 and flu vaccinations, please see our 'Looking after your own health and wellbeing' section.
Combatting Urinary Tract Infections in older adults
NHS England and the UK Health Security Agency are running a joint campaign to raise awareness of Urinary Tract Infection (UTI) prevention, symptom recognition and treatment, including advice on how and when to seek help.