1 Request support
We are focused on making sure we continue to support the most vulnerable people in our community.
Please select the most appropriate support option from the choices below:
If your request is urgent, for example, you are going to run out of food, medicine or essential supplies within the next three days, please phone 033 022 27980 so that we can make sure you get the help you need as quickly as possible.
Option 1 - Government support and advice
Visit GOV.UK to find a full breakdown of the latest Government information.
Option 2 - Local support
Some help can be provided by district and borough councils, including support and advice about housing and rent payments.
Option 3 - County Council support
If your support need is urgent (for example, you are going to run out of food, medicine or essential supplies within three days), you should call West Sussex Community Hub on 033 022 27980.
Option 4 - Household Support fund
Support is available for households in most need through the Household Support Fund. If you are of state pension age, live in West Sussex and are struggling with energy bills, food or water bills, please contact the Community Hub to discuss your needs and apply for support from the Household Support Fund.
If you are not of state pension age and have a critical or urgent need for essential items, for example, you have less than three days supply of food, please phone the Community Hub on 033 022 27980, to discuss support options which may include signposting to other organisations.
Use the West Sussex County Council form below to request support:Request support via our online form (external link)
Option 5 - Carer's support
If you need to talk or find out information about what is happening locally, Carers Support West Sussex can offer you guidance and a listening ear. Their fully trained staff can be contacted via email, phone or online chat, where they will be able to help you.
You do not need to be in a caring role to benefit from this service.
2 Privacy notice
You can find details about how we use and manage your personal data on our privacy notice.Community Hub privacy notice