news release

20 December 2021

Covid-19 Community Hub here to help county’s most vulnerable during the festive period

Since the beginning of the pandemic, West Sussex County Council’s Covid-19 Community Hub has been supporting the most vulnerable residents in the county.

With the festive season fast approaching, the Community Hub will still be open every day throughout Christmas and New Year for anyone needing support or experiencing hardship due to the pandemic.

Duncan Crow, West Sussex County Council Cabinet Member for Community Support, Fire and Rescue said: “Our Community Hub will be on hand every day over Christmas and New Year to support residents across the County. Residents can contact the Hub in confidence by calling 033 022 27980 or by completing a short online form.”

For anyone wanting to find information about how Covid-19 is affecting West Sussex, as well as information on the current restrictions, they can visit www.westsussex.gov.uk/coronavirus for more details.

Community Hub opening hours over the Christmas period:

  • Christmas Eve (Fri): 9am – 4pm
  • Christmas Day (Sat): 10am – 2pm
  • Boxing Day (Sun): 10am – 2pm
  • Monday 27 December (BH): 9am – 5pm
  • Tuesday 28 December (BH): 9am – 5pm
  • Wednesday 29 December: 8am – 8pm
  • Thursday 30 December: 8am – 8pm
  • Friday 31 December: 9am – 5pm
  • New Year’s Day (Sat): 10am – 2pm
  • Sunday 2 January: 9am – 5pm
  • Monday 3 Jan (BH): 9am – 5pm

For further information please contact the news desk on 0330 222 8090 or email pressoffice@westsussex.gov.uk.

For urgent out-of-hours enquiries please call 07767 098415.