Health and Adult Social Care

Shift.ms

A national social network for people with Multiple Sclerosis (MS) which aims to create a positive, enabling community to empower people with MS to acknowledge their condition, rethink how to achieve their ambitions and get on with their lives.

Sussex Community NHS Trust - Sussex Rehabilitation Centre

A local service providing assessment, treatment and advice to people with neurological impairment, including stoke, traumatic brain injury and Multiple Sclerosis. The objectives of the service are to improve physical well being, functional status and decrease the care needs of patients.

The centre also provides a specialist OT service, where they assess and prescribe attendant propelled and electrically operated indoor and outdoor wheelchairs. Referral is usually via GP's.

  • Brighton General Hospital, Elm Grove, Brighton, BN2 3EX

The Sussex MS Treatment Centre

A local self-funded centre that fund raises for treatment equipment, and helps people with other long-term health conditions such as Stroke, ME, and children with Cerebral Palsy and Autism. They support people by helping them keep control of their lives, countering isolation, managing symptoms, maintaining flexibility and mobility, providing pain relief, and promoting well-being and a positive attitude.