Joint Strategic Needs & Assets Assessment (JSNAA)

Welcome to the East Sussex Joint Strategic Needs & Assets Assessment website.

The Joint Strategic Needs & Assets Assessment (JSNAA) is a process that identifies both the health and wellbeing needs (i.e. problems) and assets (i.e. strengths) of the people, communities and populations in East Sussex. This website provides a central JSNAA resource of local and national information to inform decisions and plans to improve local people’s health and wellbeing and reduce health inequalities in East Sussex.

Comprehensive Needs Assessments

Specific comprehensive needs assessments help to support the development of joint commissioning strategies and other plans.


Director of Public Health Annual Reports

Reports from the Director of Public Health on the Health of the Population of East Sussex. The latest report relates to Work, Skills and Health.

National Profiles

National Profiles on a wide range of topics that provide local data benchmarked against regional and national comparators. These profiles are updated regularly.


Evidence, Surveys and Useful Links

Evidence developed both locally and nationally to help provide the evidence base for improving the health of the population in East Sussex.