HERA/ Robin Hood Health Foundation

Robin Hood Health is a charity that offers support for people’s health and wellbeing through one to one and group sessions. They provide a special program for Asylum Seekers & Refugees in partnership with Brighton Exile/Refugee Trauma Service and the Trust for Developing Communities called Integrated Migrant Pathways.

YMCA DownsLink Group

The YMCA Youth Advice Centre (part of the YMCA Downslink Group) offers advice, support and guidance to young people in Brighton and Hove. Youth Advice Centre (YAC) workers are able to offer expertise in a wide range of areas. Their aim is to provide young people in the local area with a safe and friendly environment where they can access helpful advice and support.

Staying Well Brighton & Hove

Staying Well is an out-of-hours walk-in service for people aged 18 or over experiencing mental distress or requiring crisis support.

Work and Wellbeing Employment Support

The Work and Wellbeing service provides specialist employment support for people living with mental health challenges. The service is provided by Southdown in partnership with the Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust.

Rethink Mental Illness – MENDOS

Rethink Mental Illness is a national charity who work to improve the lives of people severely affected by mental illness.

The MENDOS service supports those who are within in the criminal justice system and whose offending is connected to mental health. The service offers emotional and practical support to help people reduce their offending and improve their mental health.

The Hangleton and Knoll Project

Community Development Workers support local residents to come together, develop the skills knowledge and experience necessary to take collective action, and make positive change in response to issues identified by the community.

The Trust for Developing Communities

The Trust for Developing Communities (TDC) works with people and groups from culturally and ethnically diverse communities​. ​They provide support for community groups to flourish, which in turn supports the wellbeing of their members. They also support individual people by connecting them with other services.

Friends, Families and Travellers

Friends, Families and Travellers (FFT) is a leading national charity working to end racism and discrimination against Gypsy, Roma and Traveller people regardless of ethnicity or background, and to protect the right to pursue a nomadic way of life. Issues ranging from discrimination to chronic exclusion from health services can often lead to mental health difficulties or ‘bad nerves’.

Switchboard LGBTQ helpline

Switchboard is for LGBTQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer) people looking for community, support or information. The team connect people and support them directly through specially developed Switchboard services or link them to other specialist organisations.

The Lighthouse

The Lighthouse is a Tier 3 specialist service run in partnership by Southdown, Sussex Partnership Foundation Trust (SPFT), and Mind in Brighton & Hove that provides intensive therapy to people who fall within a broad definition of personality disorder/complex emotional and relational needs.