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New survey seeks views on loneliness and isolation

Voluntary Sector Support have issued the new survey to help shape community provision and access to services which will  provide better support to residents who are suffering the effects of loneliness and isolation.

Published: 28 Jul 2021

Take the Healthwatch survey

Neighbourhood Wardens build positivity for Ashington girls

Horsham District Council’s Ashington Neighbourhood Wardens, Bryony Sparks and Christina Arnold, recently facilitated a ‘Girls Event’ in the village with the aim of empowering young girls to feel positive about themselves.

Published: 27 Jul 2021

Two girls enjoy a makeover session

Delay to Horsham District Local Plan process

The Government announced changes to the National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) on Tuesday 20 July, without notice. These changes have significant implications on the Horsham District Local Plan.

Published: 27 Jul 2021

Horsham District Council lion on blue background

Council thanks vaccination centre volunteers at special event

Horsham District Council organised and facilitated a special event for volunteers who have worked and continue to work at the Christ’s Hospital Vaccination Centre as a token of thanks for their amazing efforts during the pandemic.

Published: 26 Jul 2021

HDC Chairman and volunteer David Skipp thanks volunteers

New Y-Wish Hub opens to help find jobs for local young people

Horsham District Council was delighted to open a new Youth Employment Support Hub in Horsham Town Centre on 23 July. The new centre is specifically for 18 to 24 year olds.

Published: 23 Jul 2021

Successful jobseekers Jodie Cooper and Susie Doe with HDC Chairman Cllr David Skipp and Jeremy Quin MP

Horsham Museum and Art Gallery Curator bows out after 32 years

Jeremy Knight, Curator of Horsham Museum and Art Gallery, has decided after 32 years of incredible service to Horsham District Council, to retire. He will leave his post at the end of September.

Published: 23 Jul 2021

Jeremy Knight

Improvement plans for Horsham Park Pond

Essential improvement work is set to be carried out to improve the overall long term health of Horsham Park Pond from August 2021.

Published: 21 Jul 2021

An aerial view of the Horsham Park Pond

Accolade for Council’s Community Link service

Horsham District Council’s Community Link service has received an outstanding rating in its recent Technology Enabled Care (TEC) Quality Standards Audit, proving that it offers the very best in health and social care provision for the residents of the Horsham District.

Published: 20 Jul 2021

The Community Link team wear blue polo shirts with the Community Link logo on them

New summer events to support Horsham District young people and parents

Horsham District Council is working in collaboration with other partners to create a broad programme of free events to support young people and parents throughout August 2021.

Published: 20 Jul 2021

Horsham District Safe and Well Partnership

Horsham’s new Wellbeing Centre hosts community day

Horsham District Council’s new pop-up Wellbeing Centre is hosting a community day on Thursday 22 July between 10am and 1pm, with the Council’s Community Link, Environmental Health and Wellbeing teams on hand to offer advice on how to stay safe and healthy during the hot weather.

Published: 20 Jul 2021

Horsham District Wellbeing Centre

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