News and Information

Mental Health Rapid Response Service (MHRRS)

The Mental Health Rapid Response Service [MHRRS] is a rapid assessment service for patients suffering from mental health problems who are at risk and may not be able to keep themselves safe, or are considering attending A+E for help with their mental health. MHRRS is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and health professionals, carers […]

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Low-cost therapies at Brighton Women’s Centre

Brighton Women’s Centre has a fantastic range of low cost high-quality holistic therapies available to all women in Brighton and Hove. Currently on offer: Monday mornings: Osteopathy with Venetia Powell I can help ease aches and pains with gentle hands on treatment to restore balance, improve movement and ease pain. Tuesday 5-7pm: Holistic Massage Therapy […]

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Silver Cloud therapy

Silver Cloud is a new free supported online CBT programme for people with depression, anxiety and so on offered by the Brighton and HoveWellbeing Service. It is self referral and people will be offered online support from one of the wellbeing workers to help them use the programme.  For further information see the attached flyer : […]

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Combat cancer!

Attached is a document detailing work underway by Albion in the Community’ health team – Speak Up Against Cancer and Brighter Outlook. Click here  to read it [Checked 28 December 2016]

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NHS online CBT course for panic attacks

The NHS site has a FREE online self-paced CBT course to combat panic attacks.  To view it click on the link below : Living Life to the Full To access it, scroll down the page and look for the picture of the kite on the right-hand side. [Checked 28 December 2016]

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Digital Brighton and Hove

Digital Brighton and Hove signposts people to where they can get free internet access and free or low-cost IT courses. For further information click here [Checked 28 December 2016]

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Mental health services – in Brighton and Hove Libraries!

Did you know that libraries in the city can help with your mental wellbeing? They offer services such as self-help books recommended by professionals, books recommended by readers, and a range of free or low-cost activities such as knitting groups and writing workshops. For further information click here

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New online forum for Brighton and Hove

Healthwatch have launched a new online feedback centre, Brighton Pulse: www.brightonpulse.org Brighton Pulse provides an easy way to share feedback on health and social care services in Brighton and Hove. Users simply select the service they used from the comprehensive lists provided and then give an assessment and make comments. The aim is to make […]

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Free and low-cost activities in the Brighton area – It’s Local Actually!

Check out It’s Local Actually – a site full of free and low cost activities in and around Brighton and Hove. Very useful! [Checked 30 June 2017]

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New website – MyLife

The new My Life directory is here!  www.mylifebh.org.uk Produced in partnership between the City Council and NHS Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) My Life is part of the ongoing Better Care programme integrating health and adult social care. My Life is an easy-to-use, online directory listing local Brighton & Hove and national organisations and services that […]

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