Western Sussex Hospitals have joined up with Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals to form a new NHS Foundation Trust for our area: University Hospitals Sussex.

You can keep using this website for information about St Richard’s, Worthing and Southlands hospitals but for our other sites and to find out more about the new trust please visit www.uhsussex.nhs.uk.

Screening for you and your baby

Screening Tests for You and Your Baby

This booklet gives you information on the screening tests you will be offered during your pregnancy and after your baby is born.

It explains the different types of tests and what they are looking for, and is available in English and a range of other languages.

An Easy Read version of the leaflet is also available.

If you have any questions about screening, please call the teams:

  • St Richard’s – 01243 788122 ext 32829
  • Worthing – 01903 205111 ext 86077

Family Assist

Family Assist is a great new source of information for parents-to-be, their families and friends to help them through pregnancy and beyond, managed by Western Sussex Hospitals and our partners at Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust and West Sussex County Council.

Click on the Family Assist logo to find out more


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