About us

The East Sussex Joint Strategic Needs Assessment (JSNA) is led by the Public Health Team within East Sussex County Council on behalf of the East Sussex Health and Wellbeing Board.

Darrell Gale is the Director of Publich Health for East Sussex County Council read his Biog for more Information.

The JSNA supports the wider health and care system including the development of the East Sussex Health and Wellbeing Strategy

There are a range of resources on this site, organised by topic. These are some of the main types.

Needs Assessment

In-depth look at the health and wellbeing issues facing a specific population. Produced in partnership with experts from a range of organisations.

A needs assessment should use evidence to identify:

  • the level of need in a population and how well those needs are met
  • effectiveness of current services and support
  • recommendations to meet needs and use resources effectively

Read our collated local Needs assessment documents.

Local Briefing

Key local and national data including risk factors and key groups affected. They vary in length depending on the topic.

National Profile

Available for a wide range of topics and geographies, these contain benchmarking information to show how local areas perform in a regional and national context.