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.

Help for people experiencing mental health issues

A series of free courses are being offered for people with mental health needs living in North Wealden. As well as courses on a diverse...

Help shape the future of Patient Transport Services

The Clinical Commissioning Groups in East Sussex want to hear from people who find it difficult to travel to hospital and doctors appointments. The High...

Don’t give your family food poisoning this Christmas

To help people stay safe during this festive season Rother and Wealden Food and Safety Team are supporting the Food Standards Agency Defrost Your...
Crowborough Hospital with Two Ambulances Outside

Use Minor Injuries to take pressure off A&E

With rising numbers of people going to Accident and Emergency Departments, last week saw the lowest numbers of patients being seen within four hours. In...

The Horder Centre celebrates its 60th birthday!

The Lord Lieutenant of East Sussex and the Mayor of Crowborough were special guest at The Horder Centre’s milestone 60th birthday celebrations. The award winning...

£1.5 million for new air ambulance

As part of his Autumn statement, the Chancellor, George Osborne announced that he is awarding a significant grant to the Kent, Surrey & Sussex...

Crowborough care home gets into the community spirit

Care UK’s Crowborough care home, Heather View, is opening its doors to the local community this December and inviting members of the public to...

Can you stay off the booze for a month?

New research by the University of Sussex has found, giving up alcohol completely during January reduces harmful drinking all year round. The results of a...

Crowborough stroke survivors successfully cycle ‘London to Brighton’

A team of stroke survivors have successfully cycled the equivalent distance of London to Brighton on indoor bikes at Crowborough Leisure Centre. The cyclists successfully...

£½ million needed to complete Cancer Centre

Cancer support charity Macmillan are thrilled to announce £3.2 million has been raised and they have just have £500,000 left to go in order...