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.

Symptom-free Covid testing open to more residents

Symptom-free Covid testing open to more residents in Sussex.
COVID-19 Roadmap: Step 2 no sooner than 12th April

Complaints about East Sussex businesses not following Covid rules

Residents are being urged to continue to follow the rules after East Sussex Trading Standards received nearly 1,000 complaints about individuals or businesses not following Covid-19 regulations.
Graph showing deaths from Covid-19 in East Sussex

The impact of the new variant on Covid deaths in East Sussex

The second wave of coronavirus infections hit East Sussex far harder than the first, councillors heard last week.

Crowborough Community Centre eases vaccination pressures

Some clinics providing routine children’s vaccinations are being switched to Crowborough Community Centre in a move that will ensure that the rapid rollout of Covid-19 vaccinations.
survey about the Covid-19 vaccination programme in Sussex

Your views on the vaccination programme in Sussex

The NHS in Sussex want to hear from you about how they can make sure that you are getting the right information about the vaccination programme rollout in the county.

Crowborough Minor Injuries Unit to reopen

The Minor Injuries Unit at Crowborough War Memorial Hospital is reopening after its temporary closure.
Crowborough Hospital Sept 17

Minor Injury Unit at Crowborough Hospital to close for 4-6 weeks

The Minor Injury Unit at Crowborough War Memorial Hospital will temporarily close for 4-6 weeks so that staff can be redeployed to help with the pandemic.
nearly 5 million people get first vaccine dose in the UK

Crowborough care homes to be vaccinated within days

Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust have said they are working to ensure all care homes in Crowborough get their Covid-19 vaccinations within the next few days.
AstraZeneca Oxford University Covid-19 Vaccine

Covid-19 vaccinations to be given in Crowborough next week

Covid-19 vaccinations will start to be given in Crowborough next week.
Sussex Resilience Forum Covid-19 Major Incident

A MAJOR incident has been declared in Sussex

A MAJOR incident has been declared in Sussex to best respond to unprecedented pressures of Covid-19 on the county.