Below are useful links for community services in East Sussex.

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3VA is a Council for Voluntary Service, providing support for voluntary and community organisations across the Eastbourne, Lewes District and Wealden areas of East Sussex.

Age UK Brighton & Hove

Age UK Brighton and Hove’s main concern is, and will always be, the welfare and needs of older people in the City of Brighton and Hove.

Age UK East Sussex

Age UK East Sussex main concern is, and will always be, the welfare and needs of older people in East Sussex

Brighton & Hove LGBT Switchboard

Brighton and Hove LGBT Switchboard recognises the diversity of the LGBT community and seeks to provide a range of services that are accessible to, and meets the needs of, the entire community.

Brighton and Hove Community Support Services

Community support services are provided to people with care and support needs on a one-to-one basis or in small groups.

Services aim to help you to become more confident and independent at home and in the community. This is done by supporting you to stay active, learn new skills, practice a hobby, or become more confident when you travel or socialise.


The transformation of social care and health services in the High Weald Lewes Havens CCG Area

East Sussex 1Space

East Sussex County Council developed to make it easier for people to find care, support and wellbeing services in the County.

The Directory has been designed to bring together groups and organisations offering services for people of all ages and a diversity of needs, into one place online.

East Sussex Association of Blind and Partially Sighted People

East Sussex Association of Blind and Partially Sighted People (ESAB) was established in 1921. We are a registered charity (209535) dedicated to providing vital services to blind and partially sighted people who live within East Sussex.

East Sussex Better Together

East Sussex Better Together (ESBT) is the 150-week programme to transform health and social care services. It’s about making sure we use our combined £850million annual budget to achieve the best possible services for local people.

East Sussex Community Information Service

ESCIS: Bringing communities together. Discover what’s available in your local area

East Sussex Sexual Health

Hastings Voluntary Action (HVA)

Hastings Voluntary Action is a Council for Voluntary Service. We enhance the quality of life of people in Hastings & St Leonards by promoting the principle and practice of voluntary action by both individuals and organised groups and by supporting the development of local initiatives to meet community needs.

Hastings and Rother Rainbow Alliance

Hastings and Rother Rainbow Alliance is an organisation that is working to support the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans (LGBT) in Hastings and Rother.

HMP lewes Prison Healthcare

MacMillan Cancer Support

Macmillan improves the lives of people affected by cancer locally. We provide practical, medical, emotional and financial support and push for better cancer care. Cancer affects us all. We can all help. We are Macmillan in Sussex.

Possability people

A charity that makes more things possible for you in your life, no matter what your situation.

They can help you find help at home, give you moral support and provide expert advice if you have a problem.

Rother Voluntary Action (RVA)

RVA is a community led organisation working in East Sussex. We are a registered charity (1117546) and a not for profit company (5333784). Our main work is to support local community groups with help, information and support but we also run community projects and services ourselves, support volunteering and strive to help improve the local economy in a socially and environmentally sustainable way.

Social Prescribing East Sussex - Community Wellbeing Service

The Community Wellbeing Service provides ‘Social Prescribing’ to help you find practical solutions to life challenges. We work in partnership with GPs to provide tailored support to improve mental health and wellbeing.

Social Prescribing - Brighton and Hove

Community Navigation is a social prescribing service operating in GP surgeries across Brighton and Hove.


SpeakUp Forum is a countywide forum for voluntary and community sector representatives in East Sussex.

Sussex Deaf Association

The Sussex Deaf Association has helped thousands of deaf people in need of support and guidance to help with everyday needs hearing people take for granted. We are an independent charitable voluntary organisation providing support, social and welfare service for deaf, deafblind, deafened and hard of hearing people across Sussex.

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