Age UK West Sussex, Independent Lives, Healthwatch West Sussex, 4Sight, Sussex Oakleaf, Carers Support West Sussex and Aldingbourne Tust represent some of the larger community-based service providers operating in health and social care in West Sussex.

In 2013, the seven charities formed the Community Solutions Consortium with the purpose of sharing best practice and collaboration. 

Strong and Vibrant Communities conference

In November 2018, the Community Solutions Consortium co-produced the Strong and Vibrant Communities conference exploring greater collaboration and partnership to support and strengthen our communities in West Sussex.


The conference celebrated the expertise and excellence in our local third sector and challenged all stakeholders across health and social care to work more closely in partnership. Read the conference evaluation report.