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.

Crowborough kidney donor celebrates with fundraising challenge

Crowborough kidney donor celebrates seven years with fundraising challenge.

New NHS Trust provides community healthcare in Crowborough

From Sunday (1st November) Sussex Community NHS Trust will provide adult community services including district nursing, the minor injuries unit and intermediate care beds...

New research centre in Sussex to investigate Alzheimer’s

A gene that increases the risk of Alzheimer’s disease by up to 10 times will be the focus of a new research centre at...
Crowborough War Memorial Hospital

Crowborough Birthing Centre Saved

Update: The Health Overview Scrutiny Committee today (Monday 28th July) agreed the changes outlined below were best way to ensure safe, high quality services for...

Almost a third of our 10-11 year olds are overweight

Parents across the county are being urged to take control of their children’s diets with the help of a new app. With many children in...
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.

The Horder Centre receives “outstanding” rating

The Horder Centre in Crowborough has received a rating of “outstanding” overall in a Care Quality Commission report published today.   It is one...

More under 55 are opting to get new hips and knees

Hip and knee operation numbers on the increase for the active middle aged, says Crowborough's Horder Centre. The number of people aged under 55 opting...
Entrance to the Horder Centre orthopaedic hospital near Crowborough (taken July 2017)

The Horder Centre playing its part

The Horder Healthcare in Crowborough will be providing additional capacity to the NHS to help in the coronavirus battle.

Teen weightlifting course starts at Crowborough Leisure Centre in September

A weightlifting course at Crowborough Leisure Centre has been designed to teach 14-18 year olds how to use free weights correctly and safely and...