Everyday activities, help and support

Help and support

The information and services listed on this site can help you find out more about local activities and support that can help maintain positive mental wellbeing as part of your everyday life.

If you are worried about your mental health, or if someone in your life is affected, there are many ways to get help. The information below explains how to find out about specific services that deal with mental health problems.

Mental Healthline

The Mental Healthline is for anyone in West Sussex who has questions or concerns about a mental health related issue. It is available 24 hours seven days a week (including bank holidays) on 0300 5000 101.


Mind is an organisation that aims to provide advice and support to empower anyone experiencing a mental health problem.

Pathfinder West Sussex

Pathfinder West Sussex provides the following services in Adur, Bognor, Chichester, Crawley, Horsham, Littlehampton, Midhurst, Mid Sussex and Worthing:

  • A single point of access to mental health and wellbeing support.
  • A range of services to support people with their mental health and wellbeing.
  • Advice, information and sign-posting, including clear information about what support is available locally.
  • Access to a clinical service provided by nurses and occupational therapists from Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust who work alongside other Pathfinder agencies.

Sussex Recovery College

Sussex Recovery College offers educational courses about mental health and recovery which are designed to increase people's knowledge and skills and promote self-management.

Time to Talk

Time to Talk - talking therapies services in West Sussex run by Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust. A free and confidential service is offered to people aged 18 and over who are registered with a local GP. More details on the Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust website.

Other useful sources of support

Support for parents

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