Protecting the future of supported housing
Our Housing & Property Services Senior Manager has been successful in influencing housing law reform to protect the future of supported housing.
Creativity and mental health take centre stage
As part of the Brighton city-wide Festival in May, our Wellbeing Hub at Preston Park is opening its doors to the local community to highlight how the arts can have powerful and lasting effects on health.
Homes for Homeless campaign raises £100k
With the money raised, along with money Southdown has invested and Government funding, our Housing team has identified two self-contained flats in Eastbourne which we’re in the process of purchasing.
Good CQC rating for our learning disability services
All of our Supported Living services have been inspected and rated as ‘good’ by the CQC.
New Chair of our Board Appointed
In September, we appointed Pauline Ford as Chair of our Board as we celebrate our 50th anniversary and embark on a refreshed five-year Business Strategy. Pauline has worked with a range of housing organisations and charities for over 28 years, most recently as an Executive Director at Peabody in London and as an independent consultant. […]
Working in partnership to support the Sussex Community Mental Health Transformation Plan
New Emotional Wellbeing Services established across Sussex Over the past year, Southdown has worked in partnership with the Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust and Primary Care Networks (clusters of GPs) across Sussex to shape and deliver new Emotional Wellbeing Services. The new services, embedded in Greater Wealden, Lewes Foundry and Hove Primary Care Networks, provide […]