Home Health & Wellbeing

Health & Wellbeing

Crowborough news related to illness (physical and mental health), treatment and therapy. Local GP surgeries, pharmacies and Crowborough & Pembury Hospitals (nearest A&E) and the ambulance service plus other medical professionals in the area (osteopaths, chiropractors, podiatrists, health visitors, district nurses and midwives). High Weald Lewes Havens Clinical Commissioning Group. Local care homes. Inspections by the Care Quality Commission. Health prevention, obesity and fitness. Food hygiene. Support groups for medical conditions.

Beacon Academy supports local charity with Sponsored Walk funds

Students on Beacon Academy's Council have voted to donate a proportion of funds raised during this year's sponsored walk to local charity offering mental health...
Coronavirus COVID-19: Crowborough What You Need To Know

Coronavirus: Local Info & Support

Information and advice for the residents of Crowborough about the support and assistance that is available during the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic.

Rotherfield Parish Council consider loan to safeguard GP Surgery

Update:  There is a proposal that Rotherfield Parish Council takes out a loan of around £½ million to buy the building to protect GP...

NHS 111 Survey Results

Update: In August residents of Sussex were invited to complete a survey about NHS 111, the non-emergency telephone number people call if they need...
boxes of suspected animal bones found on Green Lane in Crowborough

Discarded boxes of bones in Crowborough

Following slaughtered animal bones being found fly tipped in the Crowborough area, Wealden District Council are increasingly concerned that potentially unregulated pork products are finding their way into the human food chain.
Beacon Academy main gate North Beeches Road in Crowborough

Partial closure of Beacon Academy

Beacon Academy in Crowborough has decided that because the Coronavirus and reduced staffing levels, from tomorrow (Wednesday) the school will be partially closed.
New clinic in Crowborough for the treated for musculoskeletal (MSK) conditions, those conditions which affect your muscles, joints or bones

A new clinic is to open in Crowborough to treat patients with muscle, bone...

A new service is to be rolled-out across East Sussex so people with muscle, bone and joint conditions can be treated closer to home...

Group which commissions health services in our area to form an alliance

The High Weald Lewes Havens Clinical Commissioning Group, which plans and buys primary health services in our area, has formed an alliance with three adjoining Groups in Sussex,...
Crowborough Hospital with Two Ambulances Outside

Friends of Crowborough Hospital comment on the recent reports by the CQC

Last week the Care Quality Commission (CQC) issued a series of reports following a major inspection of East Sussex Healthcare Trust.  Overall the NHS...

How to reduce the risk of something like this happening again

A serious case review into the death of the eight-week-old baby in Crowborough, has highlighted that the family received a wide range of support from health services and social care teams, but this, ultimately, had not prevented her death.