Sussex in the community

At the University of Sussex we are lucky to be part of a vibrant mix of communities and cultures, and we care about the role we play. Whether you’re a resident, business, charity or other organisation, there are a range of ways you can get involved in our activities and share your ideas.

Community heroes

Sally Polanski, the CEO of Brighton-based charity Community Works
Sally Polanski helps community groups make as big a difference as possible to local lives and issues in their area.

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Latest news

How free legal advice given by Sussex law students is benefiting the local community

21 February 2017

Law students at Sussex have been helping some of the most vulnerable people in their local community tackle what are often traumatic circumstances.


Parents given tips on storytelling

17 February 2017

Parents learned how to bring storytelling into their children’s lives at a recent event organised by researchers at the University of Sussex.


SussexFood support local social enterprise charity, Team Domenica

16 February 2017

Team Domenica are supporting young people with disabilities in their hopes of finding work and SussexFood are more than happy to be getting involved.


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