Are you part of a diverse ethnic community in Sussex? Do you want to make a difference to your community? Are you interested in health and social care? Would you like to meet new people, learn new skills and get valuable work experience?
We are looking for volunteers to be Community Ambassadors for Diverse Ethnic Communities and help change future NHS and social care services in Sussex.
People from diverse ethnic communities experience some of the biggest health inequalities, even more since the start of the pandemic. It is really important to hear directly from people in those communities so that we can fully understand the challenges communities are facing and work together to create solutions.
Community Ambassadors are part of an exciting new way of helping the Sussex Health and Care Partnership to understand what is important to your community and make sure local health and care services are what your community needs.
We are looking for 10 members of the public from diverse ethnic communities to become Community Ambassadors. The role of a Community Ambassador might include:
Community Ambassadors receive expenses and, in some situations, recognition payments are offered.
If you want to find out more, please complete an Application Form below and we will contact you.
The deadline for sending the application to us is 16th August 2021.
You can also find more information here:
Contact us today and sign up to be involved in something great for your community and for yourself:
The Sussex Health and Care Partnership (SHCP) is a group of local authorities, health and care providers and clinical commissioning groups. We are working together to improve health and care for people in Sussex.
We currently have 15 Community Ambassadors across Sussex, and since our volunteers joined in October 2020 they have helped to influence services locally. Community Ambassadors have: