Our Impact Report 2023

September 2023

Our annual Impact Report shows how we've made a difference to people's lives. Find out how our charity works to benefit our local community

You can read how we've performed over the year, with all the essential facts and figures and stories from people we've supported.

The report includes latest developments on our mental health training offer, work with young people, community outreach progress, plans for the future and lots more, giving the full overview of all the work we do within West Sussex and how it impacts local people's lives.

Here are some of the headline figures from our charity in 2022-23:

  • We supported 6,230 people with 13,478 individual interventions
  • We supported 1,022 children and young people (up to 25 years old)
  • We trained 12,449 people
  • 11,481 attended our group activities for people getting support with us
  • We reached 1,461 through our community engagement work to connect with communities who we weren't previously reaching
  • Our Help Point answered 8,707 calls
  • We had 7,995 attendances in total at our social activities, from running and badminton to art and pottery, for those getting support with us.

"It has been really helpful having a plan for my mental health to enable me to be proactive, rather than reactive. [Getting support with you] has made me more aware of the triggers and signs, so we can talk together as a family and seek early intervention before things escalate"

One of our service users