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.

New state-of-the-art radiotherapy machine

A cancer patient from Crowborough was the first to benefit from a new state-of-the-art radiotherapy machine at Maidstone Hospital.
Group photo official opening of the new parent and staff kitchen and rest room

£66,000 donation for a new kitchen & staff rest area at Crowborough Hospital

£66,000 donation from the Friends of Crowborough Hospital have enable a new parent and staff kitchen and rest room to be created at the Birthing Centre.

Missing person found

The 16-year old boy that went missing from Forest Row on Tuesday has now been found safe.
Missing person has been found

Missing woman found safe & well

Sussex Police issued an appeal for the missing 34-year-old this morning (16th May). Her car had been located at Gills Lap car park on Ashdown Forest.

Dad inspired to produce improved high chair for sick children

A Dad from Crowborough has produced a specialist high chair for young children undergoing treatment on paediatric wards, after the loss of his 20-month-old...

Crowborough dementia research team recognised

A local mental health team has received an award from the National Institute for Health Research for the work they have done to make research available to dementia patients.

First baby born at Crowborough Birthing Centre

Baby Ruby helps celebrate Crowborough Birth Centre re-opening for births.
new therapy room at Grove House near Crowborough Hospital

Creating calm & welcoming therapy rooms in Crowborough

Health in Mind, the free NHS service for anyone in East Sussex experiencing emotional or psychological difficulties, is looking for donations of paintings or photography to brighten up the walls of their new therapy rooms in Crowborough.
Crowborough Hospital Sept 17

Preparation for reopening Crowborough Birth Centre

Preparation for reopening Crowborough Birth Centre

Rise in young people waiting for mental health assessments

Rise in young people waiting for mental health assessments in East Sussex.