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Community and mental health services for Southampton, Portsmouth and parts of Hampshire and the Isle of Wight.


Solent NHS Patient Choice Award – Nominate your healthcare heroes!

Solent NHS Trust is inviting nominations for the Solent Patient Choice Award. This award recognises those working in Solent who have made an important and unforgettable difference to the lives and experiences of patients and their families.

Did one of our fantastic staff members or teams go the extra mile to make a positive difference to you or your family through their care?

We really want to hear from patients, families, carers, and people from our local community who wish to nominate a team or individual from the Trust who they feel deserves special recognition for the difference they have made through providing outstanding care.  

This award is part of the Trust’s Annual Solent Awards which recognise and shine a light on the achievements and difference Solent staff, volunteers and partners make to the people we care for.  

To make your nomination please describe, in no more than 300 words, who you would like to thank and why.

You can submit your nomination online here. Alternatively you can send your nominations by post to: Communications Team, Highpoint Venue, Bursledon Rd Southampton, Hampshire, SO19 8BR

If sending by post, please make sure you include the full name of the individual/team you are nominating and their department or ward (if known). Please also include your name, address, and contact details. If submitting online, please follow the steps to fill in the application form.

Nominations are open until Midday on Friday 20 May 2022.

The winner(s) of the Patient Choice Award will be announced at our Annual Solent Awards ceremony in July 2022.

Get nominating now and help us to showcase the amazing things the people in Solent do, every day!

Patient Advice and Liaison Service (PALS)

Please visit our services page for specific services and contact details. Alternatively, contact our Patient Advice and Liaison Service by emailing or calling the number below. You can also give us feedback, make a complaint or share a compliment.

0800 013 2319

*Lines are open Monday to Friday 10am – 4pm.

The Freedom of Information (FOI) Act was passed on 30 November 2000. It gives a general right of access to all types of recorded information held by public authorities, with full access granted in January 2005.

The Act sets out exemptions to that right and places certain obligations on public authorities.


Phone: 0300 123 3919

*Subject to any exemptions which apply, we are obliged to provide the information requested please note that requests for Personal Information is not covered under this Act and should be applied for through the Data Protection Act 1998.

Our administrative and managerial centre is based in Southampton.

While our services can be found around various NHS locations in Southampton and Portsmouth (and surrounding districts), our administrative and managerial centre is based in Southampton at:

Highpoint Venue
Bursledon Road
SO19 8BR

If you require a printable version of how to find us including bus times, car access and bike info please download our leaflet. (Copyright of Highpoint Venue).

Central office phone: 0300 123 3390

*Lines open Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm.

If you are a journalist with a media enquiry, please contact the Communications Team at:

0300 123 4156 or 02381 031076

The Communications Office is open Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm.