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.

Get vaccinated against the flu virus this winter

The NHS is encouraging anyone who is eligible for a free flu vaccination in East Sussex to book an appointment with their GP or pharmacist.

Survey on Patient Transport Services in Sussex

Healthwatch in Sussex has today launched a survey to hear from people about their experiences of using non-emergency Patient Transport Services.

Crowborough kidney donor celebrates with fundraising challenge

Crowborough kidney donor celebrates seven years with fundraising challenge.
Display box of Hidden Disabilities Sunflower Lanyards

Supporting residents with hidden disabilities

Support for people with hidden disabilities, such as dementia and sensory impairments, in the Wealden area. Where to get a Sunflower lanyard in Crowborugh.
Sign - Food Hygiene Rating of 5 Very Good

Food Standard Ratings in Wealden

99% of food businesses in Wealden are rated very good, good or satisfactory for hygiene.
Beacon Medical Centre

Boots Pharmacy to close next month

Boots Pharmacy at Beacon GP Surgery in Crowborough will close in August.

Wealden MP’s accuses NHS & PHE of “wilful blindness” in addressing racial inequalities

Wealden MP's accuses NHS & PHE of "wilful blindness" in addressing racial inequalities.

Body found on the Ashdown Forest

A body has been found on the Ashdown Forest in the search for missing Eastbourne man Stuart Cooper.

Crowborough Covid-19 Deaths

Fourteen Crowborough people had died from Covid-19 by the end of May, according to information just published by the Office for National Statistics.
Sign outside Pinewood Manor on Old Lane in Crowborough

Former care home set to be HMO

An application has been submitted to change a former care home in The Warren area of Crowborough into a HMO.