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.

Bus tour could be just the ticket for local patients

People across East Sussex are invited to get aboard the Healthwatch Big Red Bus. Healthwatch East Sussex is the local independent consumer champion for health...
team at Home Instead Crowborough

Future-proof your career says local care boss

Crowborough home care company boss declares that caring is a ‘job of the future’, urging people to come onboard as she pledges to build an army carers to provide support in the local community.
Tester & Jones Independent Funeral Services London Road Crowborough

Free bereavement counselling service launched

Families struggling to come to terms with the loss of a loved one are being offered free bereavement support through Crowborough-based funeral director, Tester...
walking netball teams Crowborough and Eastbourne

Crowborough’s first Walking Netball fixture

Crowborough Netball had it's first ever Walking Netball fixture last Saturday (27th January) when a team from Eastbourne came up to Crowborough. It was a...

Crowborough Minor Injuries Unit to reopen

The Minor Injuries Unit at Crowborough War Memorial Hospital is reopening after its temporary closure.
Crowborough Hospital with Two Ambulances Outside

Survey of maternity services in East Sussex

East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust which runs maternity services in the county is undertaking a user survey to help gain a greater understanding of...

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...

Hospital staff to receive dementia training

Staff working at Crowborough Hospital will be receiving specialist training in dementia care. Following an award of £20,155 by Health Education Kent, Surrey and Sussex...
Jarvis Brook Mini Soccer Poster 2020/21 Season

Does your youngster want to play football?

Jarvis Brook Juniors in Crowborough are now recruiting U5 & U6’s (among other age groups) for the 2020/21 football season.
Soil Association: Food for Life Gold Standard

Top marks for county’s school dinners

East Sussex County Council’s primary school menu has been accredited with the Soil Association’s Food for Life Served Here Gold Standard. The prestigious accreditation means...