News & Blog News COVID testing now available at local pharmacies Testing for COVID-19 twice a week is now easy as you can order kits to your home, collect them for home use, or book a supervised test at your nearest pharmacy. The easing of COVID-19 restrictions these last few weeks is welcome news in West Sussex, but to keep the county on track with the roadmap, regular testing and self-isolating if positive is more important than ever. If you’re concerned about having to self-isolate support is at hand: The West Sussex Community Hub is available on 033 022 27980. You may be eligible for a Test and Trace Support Payment. See the GOV.UK website for details. Free delivery from your local pharmacy is available if you have no other way to get your medicines. NHS volunteer responders can help with grocery shopping, prescription collections, or be there for a chat. COVID-19 Mutual Aid Local Groups are small, independent community groups set up across the UK to support local people through the outbreak. Find your nearest group in West Sussex. See the COVID-19 safe and healthy webpage for tips. See the list of local food suppliers and organisations able to deliver. To date, more than 70% of those aged 75 and over have now received their second vaccination in West Sussex, and more than 300,000 second doses have been provided to people across our communities. For more information, visit the West Sussex COVID-19 data dashboard.