Continuing Healthcare for adults

For information regarding the 1 April 2020 changes in NHS-funded Nursing Care (FNC), as well as the announcement of a backdated uplift and how this will be paid, please see the changes to NHS FNC rates.

NHS Continuing Healthcare (CHC) is the name given to a package of care that is arranged and funded solely by the NHS for individuals who are not in hospital but have complex on-going healthcare needs.

If you would like to know more about CHC please read our understanding Continuing Healthcare information or our 2019-2020 annual report.

CHC contacts

Find out more by contacting the local NHS Continuing Healthcare team:

  • Email:
  • Tel: 01903 708 609
  • Post: West Sussex Continuing Healthcare, Wicker House, High Street, Worthing, BN11 1DJ

Feedback about CHC

If you would like to comment on the service you received from the Continuing Healthcare team then please use our anonymous feedback form.

Feedback about care

If you wish to provide feedback about the care home or care provider that provides care to you or your relative in relation to your Continuing Healthcare, please email